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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 

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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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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Ford Foundation: Program Officer | New York, NY

The Ford Foundation’s Youth, Opportunity and Learning (YOL) thematic area seeks a thoughtful, curious and engaged Program Officer (PO) to help shape and drive the foundation’s social justice work in the US and globally. 

Applications due by October 31, 2016.

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Akonadi Foundation: Executive Assistant | Oakland, CA

Akonadi Foundation is seeking an Executive Assistant to provide administrative, clerical, and event coordination support for its President and staff. 

Applications due by September 22, 2016.

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Resource Generation: Executive Director | Flexible Location

Resource Generation is looking for an Executive Director to provide the leadership, vision, strategy, and management necessary to ensure that the organization is financially sustainable, achieving its mission, and working towards its goals and vision. Location is flexible with preference for applicants who are based in or willing to relocate to NYC.

Applications due by September 20, 2016.

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The San Francisco Foundation: Multiple Positions | San Francisco, CA

The San Francisco Foundation is seeking a Program Officer for its Expanding Access to Opportunity program, in addition to a Program Officer for its Anchoring Communities program. TSFF also has several other employment opportunities currently available.

Positions open until filled.

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North Star Fund: Communications Consultant | New York, NY

North Star Fund is looking for a communications consultant to provide strategic direction for short-term projects and provide support through project management and content creation, with an expected end date of April 2017.

Rolling applications, with expectation to fill the position by late September.

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Common Counsel Foundation: Finance and Operations Manager | Oakland, CA

Common Counsel Foundation is seeking a Finance and Operations Manager who will be responsible for maintaining accounting and administrative systems for its general operations, private foundation clients, grantmaking funds and fiscally-sponsored projects. 

Position open until filled.

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Nathan Cummings Foundation: Multiple Positions | New York, NY

The Nathan Cummings Foundation is seeking a Director for its Inclusive Clean Economy program; a Director for its Voice, Creativity and Culture program; and a Director of Communications.

Positions open until filled.

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Women Donors Network: Community Engagement Manager | San Francisco, CA

Women Donors Network is looking for a Community Engagement Manager to develop the leadership of its new and existing members, help its members make meaningful connections with one another, manage member retention, and conduct outreach to recruit new members into the WDN community. 

Position is open until filled.

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Marguerite Casey Foundation: Director of Grantmaking & Evaluation | Seattle, WA

The Marguerite Casey Foundation is looking for a Director of Grantmaking and Evaluation to oversee its grantmaking and evaluation activities. The Director will be responsible for providing organizational leadership to its Grantmaking and Evaluation team; and assisting its President and CEO in formulating grant-making goals, strategies, and protocols.

Position is open until filled.

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