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Senior Program Manager, Funders for a Just Economy | Oakland, CA 

Funders for a Just Economy (FJE), a working group of Neighborhood Funders Group, seeks an experienced manager with strong organizing and program development skills to shepherd its programming, leadership development, and membership expansion. This manager will support funders in moving toward strategic alignment between the labor movement and philanthropy in advancing economic justice and equity. The ideal candidate has 7+ years of experience in economic justice work and philanthropy, including philanthropic affinity groups, intermediaries, or collaborative funds as well as strong experience in organizing large meetings and group facilitation skills, an easy rapport with a wide variety of people, and an excellent sense of humor. 

Applications due by November 1st, 2016.

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Job Openings at Partner Organizations   

Common Counsel Foundation: Program Officer | Oakland, CA

Common Counsel Foundation is seeking a Program Officer who will be responsible for managing a diverse range of grant programs, advising family foundations and donor advised funds, and coordinating collaborative grants initiatives.

Position is open until filled.

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Jessie Smith Noyes Foundation: Grants and Operations Manager | New York, NY

The Jessie Smith Noyes Foundation is seeking a Grants and Operations Manager to to help bring their internal systems and processes up to date, build and maintain a stronger institutional base for the implementation of their vision and their programs, and foster closer alignment between their internal processes and their external goals.

Applications due by October 18, 2016.

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Proteus Fund: Multiple Positions | Flexible Location

Proteus Fund is looking for an Officer for Partnerships and a Program Assistant for its Security & Rights Collaborative, a cooperative grantmaking program working to address discrimination, anti-Muslim bigotry, and xenophobia.

Applications due by October 21, 2016.

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Ford Foundation: Multiple Positions | New York, NY

The Ford Foundation is seeking a Program Officer for its Inclusive Economies thematic area and a Program Officer for its Youth, Opportunity and Learning (YOL) thematic area to help shape and drive the foundation's social justice work in the US and globally.

See site for application deadlines.

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North Star Fund: Executive Director | New York, NY

North Star Fund seeks a dynamic, seasoned, and committed Executive Director to lead the organization by working in deep collaboration with the Board of Directors, staff, and exceptionally engaged donors to ensure that the foundation is living its values and achieving its goals to advance equality, economic justice, and peace through community organizing and grassroots activism.

Position is open until filled.

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