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McElroy Trust – Program Officer
Waterloo, IA – Full-Time
The McElroy Trust is searching for a qualified individual to serve as Program Officer. We rely on the Program Officer to be engaged in many parts of the organization, including: office management, grantee support, community engagement and program leadership. The McElroy Trust, established in 1965 in Waterloo, Iowa invests in deserving young people of Northeast Iowa. R.J. McElroy’s commitment to youth and education has extended far beyond his lifetime to benefit many, many young people. The McElroy Trust has awarded grants in excess of $65 million and works each day to carry McElroy’s vision forward. Click here for full position description and to apply.
Story County Community Foundation – Operations Manager
Des Moines, IA – Part-Time
This part time position will be responsible for providing administrative support to the Executive Director, Advisory Board of Directors, and committees. The Operations Manager assists with the Community Foundation’s organizational programs, projects and events, donor correspondence, donor records/database management, board meeting preparation, and provides general assistance for the Executive Director, Advisory Board of Directors, donors, and other Community Foundation partners. Story County Community Foundation is looking for an individual with two years related administrative assistance experience. For more information, see here.
Quad Cities Community Foundation – Vice President of Finance
Quad Cities, IA – Full-Time
The Quad Cities Community Foundation seeks a professional with 5-10 years of successful experience as a financial executive with experience and knowledge of the non-profit sector, foundations, public/fund accounting and investment management. This position is a member of the Community Foundation’s Executive team with leadership responsibilities to manage and evaluate all financial activities including planning, forecasting and analysis; development and management of accounting and investment procedures, compliance, and budgets. This position ultimately ensures the timely accuracy of all financial reporting activities for the Community Foundation. To be considered, please submit cover memo and resume to Sherry Ristau, President/CEO of the Quad Cities Community Foundation.
Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines – Director of Nonprofit Relations
Des Moines, IA – Full-Time
The Community Foundation is looking for an individual who is ready to serve as a knowledge-broker for nonprofit and community partners to connect organizations with resources and services within the Community Foundation, trainings and other community resources. The Director of Nonprofit Relations is responsible for providing design, delivery and oversight of capacity building training and grantmaking programs, serves as the entry point for nonprofit engagement with the Community Foundation and works closely with nonprofit board and staff members, grantmaker colleagues and community partners. Applications are being accepted through November 26, 2018. Find the full position description and details on how to apply here.