Program Manager, Scholarships, Community Investments
The Community Foundation for Southern Arizona is seeking a Program Manager. This position reports directly to the Director of Community Investments.
The Program Manager is responsible for high-level support and coordination of the foundation’s portfolio of scholarships, field of interest funds, grant cycles and community convenings. As part of a collaborative team, they work with internal foundation staff and external with community partners to building productive relationships with educational institutions, donors, students, and nonprofit partners.
The position will be responsible for grantmaking activities including maintenance of online grantmaking program, reviewing applications, processing of grant requests and reporting. They will conduct research regarding nonprofit organizations in Southern Arizona, prepare presentations, report metrics to show impact and assist CFSA staff with community events. They will also implement and manage a portfolio of assigned grant and scholarship cycles through the year.
Strong MS Office Products skills are required. Successful applicants will have strong facilitation, presentation and communication skills, successful history in project management, knowledge of the philanthropic sector as well as experience with diverse communities in the region. Fluency in Spanish a plus. Preference will be given to applicants with education equivalent to a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate field, nonprofit and philanthropic experience preferred. Hiring range $40,000-$47,000.