Company: Confluence Philanthropy
Posted on: June 8, 2021
Confluence Philanthropy advances mission aligned investing. We
support and catalyze a community of private, public and community
foundations, families, individual donors, and their values-aligned
investment managers representing more than $70 billion in
philanthropic assets under management, and over $3 trillion in
managed capital. Confluence is an international organization, with
the majority of members based in the U.S., and a handful in Europe,
Canada, and Mexico. Our members represent a diversity of
institutions, charitable asset types, personal and professional
roles, and programmatic missions, but they all share a commitment
to mission-aligned philanthropy.
Are you an ambitious, high performing mid career professional
looking to innovate in social change?
Confluence Philanthropys Program Directoris a key leadership
position with significant management, planning, and communication
responsibility. We are recruiting a dynamic, charismatic, and
detail-oriented servant- leader motivated by the idea of growing a
cutting-edge organization. Our next era of growth will rely upon
the ability of the Program Director to cultivate relationships and
partnerships, organize groundbreaking events, and to facilitate
working groups. The Program Director will work directly with the
CEO and management committee to strategize program development
across multiple issue areas. The Program Director position offers
ample opportunity for creativity, network building, and
professional growth. We are looking for a motivated professional
who will take charge of this position, making a minimum three year
commitment to the organization.
Compensation: Full-time $95,000 - $115,000 salaried, plus highly
Staff Reports:3 full-time
Location: Downtown Oakland, California with ability to work
virtually with our NYC office. Must be
available weekdays starting at 9:00 am PT 6 pm PT. Domestic
travel will be a required component of
this job.The location is non-negotiable.
Start Date: Immediate
- Program Management and Development: Provide direction and
oversight to the program team in the development and management of
membership programs, including special projects and working groups.
Foster team collaboration and virtual communication using apps,
website and social media platforms. Maintain organized CMS to track
member engagement and other relevant metrics. Guide systems that
support staff in contributing to these platforms. Recruit
consultants as needed within budgetary constraints. Experienced
manager with strong program development skills required; community
organizing skills a plus.
- Member Engagement and Volunteer Management: Confluence prides
itself on being a vibrant, closely knit community. Develop
authenticate relationships with members and partners in order to
deepen the quality of our programming and to enrich the membership
experience. Expect 6-8 domestic trips per year.Ability to build
trust and easy rapport with a diverse group of actors required.
Ability to engage deeply in discussions about the investing
landscape for philanthropies.
- Evaluation and Research:Guide the annual review and assessment
of membership programs by overseeing the collection of membership
data and program metrics. Work with the program team to vision the
monthly collection of information for blogs, e-news, and other
communication materials. Oversee the content creation of
publications across program areas.Prior experience in
publication content editing and production required.
- Annual Conference Leadership:Play a significant role in
developing content for Confluences annual 3.5 day conference in
collaboration with program staff and CEO. See:
www.confluencegathering.org.Prior conference organizing
- Fundraising and Grant writing: Cultivate funding relationships.
Co-author grants and reports for restricted projects and working
groups in partnership with the Managing Director. Design program
budgets and oversee consultants contract compliance.Strong
proposal writing experience required.Writing samples will
- Graduate degree in non-profit management, communications, or
graduate experience equivalentrequired, MBA
- Strong written and oral communication skills required.
- Working knowledge of the impact investing industry
- Fundraising and grant writing experience required.
- Conference planning experience required.
- Extensive computer skills including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
- Detail-oriented work style, required.
- Have a highly organized, efficient and self-directed work
- Emotional maturity, and the ability to perform under pressure
with high power executives with grace, poise, and hopefully even
- A high level of discretion for both professional and personal
- Strong interest in environmental and social investing, and the
path to a new economy.
- Ability to work in a small office environment required.
Full benefits including fully paid health, dental and vision,
and vacation time.
Email a cover letter, resume and three professional references
to Dana Lanza, CEO:dana_at_confluencephilanthropy_dot_org with the
subject line Program Director.
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