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Monday Morning Speaker: Barbara Ramundo
Nonprofit Careers: Trends, Strategies & the Current Job Market
Speaker Website: www.ramundoconsulting.com
The current economic climate presents great obstacles for job seekers in all sectors
– private, public, and nonprofit. As recovery continues from the nation’s deep
recession, the nonprofit job market holds opportunities for well‐informed
. Success depends on developing and following through on a strategic
employment search. Even in these uncertain times, talented individuals can find
meaningful nonprofit career destinations by utilizing a creative and well thought out
approach to finding their next job.
This workshop will provide information on what nonprofit job seekers can do to
assure that efforts are pragmatic, focused, timely and effective. Workshop topics
- Emerging Trends and Shifts
What is the status of the current nonprofit job market?
- Self Analysis
How do you fit into the nonprofit sector?
- Marketing & Tips for Landing a Nonprofit Job
How do you develop and follow through on a strategic job‐seeking
- Networking Resources
What resources are available to assist in the job search process?
As President of Ramundo Consulting Group (RCG), Ms. Ramundo specializes in executive search and fundraising consultation for the nonprofit sector. Her clients include health organizations, educational institutions, social service agencies, cultural organizations, advocacy groups, foundations, and associations.
As an executive search consultant, Ms. Ramundo has successfully completed over 60 placements for senior-level and mid-level positions in management, fund development, programming, and finance. Her search experience includes recruitment for President, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director, Vice President for Advancement, Director of Major Gifts and Planned Giving, Director of Development, and Director of Membership, among others.
Prior to establishing RCG, Ms. Ramundo was the Vice President of a boutique-style executive search firm devoted exclusively to serving the nonprofit sector. Under her tutelage, the firm built
an impressive client base and expanded to acquire a national presence.
As a seasoned fundraiser, Ms. Ramundo provides consultant services for capital campaigns, including feasibility studies; grant writing; prospect research; major gift campaigns; and planned
Ms. Ramundo’s commitment to public service is evident in her long and varied nonprofit career. She is mission-driven and works in partnership with client organizations to take an integrated approach to designing and executing projects. A cornerstone of her efforts is addressing the needs and desires of both the staff and nonprofit boards. She focuses on furthering the organization’s goals and objectives during her consulting process.
Ms. Ramundo graduated from the University of Maryland and received her Master of Education degree from McDaniel College. She currently serves as board secretary for Harmony
Montessori Center, board member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), and Team Leader for the Washington Area Women’s Foundation’s Leadership Awards Program. She is a member of Consulting Women, the Human Resource Association of the National Capital Area, Montgomery Ancient Mariners Master Swim Team, National Capital Gift Planning
Council (NCGPC), and Partnership for Philanthropic Planning (PPP).
Plan to join us after the meeting for networking. Many of us carry our conversations to lunch at the nearby Brookings Institution.Attire is business casual,
recruiters are often present, so we ask all Monday Speaker attendees to
contribute to the professional standards and objectives of this
important networking meeting.
Doors open at 9:00 for networking and the program starts promptly at 10:00.
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1718 P Street, NW, Suite T2
Washington, DC 20036
near the DuPont Circle Metro, use the South exit
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