The Community Foundation of Frederick County is Hiring!

One of our partners, the Community Foundation of Frederick County, is hiring!

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Director of Community Impact

The Community Foundation of Frederick County is an established leader among nonprofit organizations and committed to long-term community improvements. Community Foundation initiatives support a wide array of community causes, with particular focus on supporting local nonprofit programs that prevent homelessness, assist those with emergency health and housing needs, and improve school readiness for young children. Additionally, the Community Foundation is always forward thinking and proactively exploring future initiatives to serve the Frederick County community as local needs evolve.

As the Director of Community Impact, you will administer and expand strategic grantsmaking efforts that are transforming our cultural landscape in meaningful ways. You will use best practices and results-driven systems to maximize the impact of grant, scholarship and donor funds where the greatest needs are defined. As Director, you will lead your team to ensure committee staffing and participation, and develop ongoing, productive relationships with key stakeholders and community partners. This position will showcase your skills in grantsmaking, problem-solving and collaborating to create successful outcomes that benefit the Frederick County community.  

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 5 years of progressive nonprofit management experience
  • Outstanding writing and editing skills
  • Supervisory experience
  • Strong communication skills and a proven ability for building successful partnerships
  • Experience in data-driven needs assessments and program development
  • A vision and drive to make a lasting, beneficial impact on your community
  • Successful grant writing and management experience
  • Ability to collaborate with and motivate Board members, volunteers and peers
  • Propensity for accuracy and an understanding of regulatory compliance measures

Salary is commensurate with experience and includes a competitive benefits package including: generous Paid Time Off, Health Insurance, Retirement Plan and the opportunity to work with a highly productive and successful team of professionals who are making an impact every day in Frederick County, MD.

Qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter with salary requirements to: by January 29, 2018. Please no calls.

This listing is shared as a courtesy. The Helen J. Serini Foundation has no involvement in the hiring process for this position. 

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