MBA Ministry Specialist - NYC

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA is seeking a campus staff to serve MBA students and professors at business schools in New York City, arguably the business and finance capital of the world. New York is home to multiple influential business schools, including some ranked in the top 20 nationally. Currently, we have an ongoing student fellowship at Columbia and have contact with students eager to plant a fellowship at NYU Stern.


The MBA Ministry campus specialist would:

  • Partner with students and faculty at Columbia Business School to create missional communities
  • Mentor MBA students and advise high performing teams
  • Meet with faculty to help them nurture their vision for being and creating world changers
  • Plant a new chapter at NYU
  • Visit occasionally Wharton and Yale’s MBA programs to be a resource to students and faculty
  • Contribute to national initiatives, like the annual Christian MBA Conference Believers in Business
  • Network with Christian business leaders to find mentors and speakers for campus
  • Broker NYC based partnerships (e.g., mentoring) with groups like: New Canaan Society, Redeemer, Praxis, PURE

The ideal candidate has a deep appreciation for business as a strategic force for improving life and making a kingdom difference in people, values, and institutions. This is a challenging, high-energy position, and you will work with a team of exceptional colleagues who will stimulate your own growth and learning. To accomplish this, you will receive specialized training and ongoing coaching from InterVarsity leaders for working with graduate students and faculty. Join a unique ministry that has produced significant fruit. Our world needs competent business leaders with character. You can be part of developing them. Consider joining our team or referring others to spread the Gospel to the university and beyond.

Candidates ideally possess academic degrees beyond a Bachelor’s degree. Theological degrees are desired but not required. Staff are expected to raise their ministry budget and will receive training in Ministry Partnership Development.

More information about this position and InterVarsity’s Graduate & Faculty Ministries is posted under “How to Apply.” If you are interested in pursuing this position, complete the GFM Initial Interest Formand email your resume or C.V as instructed in the right sidebar.

How to Apply

Only applicants who meet the following qualifications will be considered for next steps:

  • A graduate degree is preferred. A completed Bachelor's degree is required
  • Staff must raise the funds needed for their salary, benefits and ministry expenses from churches and individuals
  • Additional qualifications required for specific positions
For Further Consideration
2. Send an email with your resume or CV to Nan Schilling
For Further Exploration

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA is both an equal opportunity employer and a faith-based religious organization. We conduct hiring without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, marital status, parental status, membership in any labor organization, political ideology, or disability of an otherwise qualified individual. The status of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA as an equal opportunity employer does not prevent the organization from hiring staff based on their religious beliefs so that all staff share the same religious commitment.

Pursuant to the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 702 (42 U.S.C. 2000e 1(a)) InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA has the right to, and does, hire only candidates who agree with InterVarsity’s Statement of Agreement: Purpose and Doctrinal Basis.