GRANTMAKER JOBS

Please note, these are not paid job advertisements. We believe Minnesota will be better served if Minnesotans are hired by national foundations. Stuff about local funders is just interesting.

  • Bush Foundation is looking for a Native Nations Program Officer
  • Overdeck Family Foundation needs an Associate Grants Administration Manager. They are relatively new (2011), but already have a great reputation in preK-12 funding
  • Bill and Melinda are looking for a way out of marriage, but their foundation is looking for a Senior Program Officer, Education Product
  • Tupperware Brands Foundation wants Global Social Impact Foundation Specialist
  • Brown Foundation of Houston needs an Associate Grants Officer. They give to national and regionally important groups in 25+ states, but 80% stays in Texas
  • Central Minnesota Community Foundation needs an Executive Director
  • Ford Foundation needs a Grants Manager for their Civic Engagement and Government-US (CEG-US) program. They also need a variety of Program Officers in other areas
  • Patrick J. McGovern Foundation is dedicated to advancing artificial intelligence and data science solution. They need a Grants Manager
  • Strategic Philanthropy Inc. needs both a Philanthropic Advisor and a Grant Administrator. SPI is a philanthropy consulting firm for individuals, families, and businesses. They research, vet, and manage grants for clients
  • Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation needs a Senior Program Officer in their global work area. STBF is one of the premier U.S. women’s funders and in lots of other areas. It’s one of the Warren Buffett family of family funds, and is based in Omaha
  • Park City Community Foundation (UT) still needs an Executive Director
  • McKnight Foundation is looking for a new Senior Communications Officer
  • GHR Foundation needs a Twin Cities Racial Equity Senior Program Officer
  • Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Philanthropies needs a U.S. Jewish Grantmaking Program Associate. The Foundation is one of the leading Jewish grantmakers in America, creating several grantmaker collaborations in the field
  • Campbell’s (as in soup) needs a Specialist, Community Affairs who will handle employee giving, volunteerism and grants (not a big part of their operation)
    William and Flora Hewlett and Annie E. Casey foundations are still looking to fill the jobs we described last month
  • Youthprise wants an entry level Grants Associate

And if none of these jobs interest you, the Boston Debate League needs a new Executive Director. Your dream job – managing Boston debaters. It pays more than the Bush Foundation job.