There is an opportunity at Skoll Foundation for a Senior Program Manager, Funder Alliances. The role is based in Palo Alto, California. This role is a limited-term position reporting into the Director of Funder Alliances with the potential to become a regular full-time employee. The Funder Alliances team of the Skoll Foundation seeks an experienced, driven, resourceful, and responsible individual to advance the development and deployment of a powerful network of funders in pursuit of shared strategic and programmatic goals. The Senior Program Manager will be accountable for developing, stewarding, and supporting key relationships as it relates to the Foundation’s growing portfolio of aligned funding allies and leverage cross-sector expertise to support the evolution and implementation of Funder Alliances strategy—including all aspects of internal advisory and intelligence building. The Senior Program Manager will gain significant exposure to leading innovators, resource providers, and other change agents; transformative models for social change; and the inner workings of a leading organization dedicated to advancing social entrepreneurship toward systems-level impact.
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About Skoll foundation
eff Skoll established the Skoll Foundation in 1999 to drive large-scale change by connecting, celebrating, and investing in social entrepreneurs and the innovators who help them solve the world’s most pressing problems. Social entrepreneurs are society’s change agents—creators of innovations that disrupt the status quo and transform our world for the better. By identifying the people and programs already enacting positive change throughout the world, the Foundation supports them to extend their reach, deepen their impact, and fundamentally improve society.
Guided by the power of a story well-told, the Skoll Foundation believes that leveraging communications as important change agents can help achieve Jeff Skoll’s vision for a sustainable world built on peace and prosperity. Visit skoll.org for more.Apply now