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Hiring: 3 positions

The Heartland Fund, part of the Rural Democracy Initiative, is seeking candidates for three positions.

 

Rural Climate Initiative Director

The Heartland Fund, part of the Rural Democracy Initiative, is seeking a dedicated, creative leader to direct our new Rural Climate Initiative. Top priorities for this position include continuing development and implementation of the Rural Climate Initiative strategy, identifying and working with rural leaders across the country, increasing the funding available for rural climate work and leveraging resources of existing efforts in the climate, economic development and rural advocacy space, supporting a diverse advisory team of top rural field and thought leaders, and communicating program accomplishments and trends to our funders and grantees.

Climate Initiative Job Announcement

 

Deputy Director

The Heartland Fund, part of the Rural Democracy Initiative, is seeking an experienced leader with strong management and team-building skills to serve as our Deputy Director. This is a senior leadership position in a rapidly growing new funding collaborative dedicated to rural civic engagement. Priorities for this position are management of a high-performing staff team and engaged advisory and steering committees, honing and implementation of our strategy and work plans, working in close partnership with rural-focused funders and leaders across the country, and communicating program accomplishments and trends to our funders and grantees.

Deputy Director Job Announcement

 

Grants and Operations Manager

The Heartland Fund, part of the Rural Democracy Initiative, is seeking a Grants and Operations Manager. The position requires a highly motivated, detail-oriented leader who is committed to racial equity and a thriving democracy, prepared to serve our grantee network of more than 100 organizations. They will oversee complex grants management and reporting systems, and support efficient communications and operations for our growing team.

Grants and Operations Manager Job Announcement