Math for America is dedicated to attracting and developing highly motivated professionals with a wide range of experience and expertise. We welcome interest from qualified candidates about the career opportunity below. 

Recruitment Associate

Location: New York, NY
Description: The Recruiting Associate is an integral member of Math for America’s recruitment team. Reporting directly to the head of recruitment, the Recruitment Associate serves as the public face of the recruitment team, managing applicants through each phase of the recruitment process. The Recruitment Associate must balance a diverse set of responsibilities, to include: analyzing data in order to identify prospective applicants for MƒA’s fellowships; designing and hosting well-attended events that attract good prospective applicants; providing personalized follow-up to applicants from application creation to completion; developing and maintaining productive relationships with school leaders, MƒA Fellows and MƒA staff who play a role in the recruiting process, and supporting the admissions process by responding to applicant inquiries and reviewing applications.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor’s Degree and two to three years of work experience in the areas of recruiting, admissions, events, community-organizing, or outreach. MƒA seeks candidates for this position who are excellent time managers, technologically savvy, clear communicators, good problem-solvers, and who are comfortable pursuing ambitious, time-sensitive goals. Interest in mathematics, science, or education is a plus.

How to Apply: Please send resume and cover letter explaining qualifications to careers@mathforamerica.org. Salary is commensurate with experience and comes with an excellent benefits package. The start date is September 2014. Math for America actively seeks to build a diverse program staff.

About Math for America: At Math for America (MƒA), we do everything we can to make teaching a viable, rewarding, and respected career choice for the greatest thinkers and leaders in science and mathematics. We offer four different fellowships for public school STEM teachers at various stages of their teaching careers, and advocate for our model around the country, so that we can get a great STEM teacher—one who’s a true master of the subject matter and deeply committed to the craft of teaching—in front of every student in America.


MƒA is committed to equal opportunity and nondiscrimination, and does not discriminate on the basis of race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex including marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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