Job Listing: Corporate & Foundation Relations Manager
VIRGINIA HUMANITIES - CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA
Closes: January 6
We are seeking a Corporate and Foundation Relations Manager to provide strategic leadership and management of all of Virginia Humanities’ advancement relationships with corporations and foundations. This includes identifying local, regional and national prospects; liaising with corporate and foundation contacts; writing proposals for funding; and coordinating cross-programmatic funding pursuits.
The Corporate and Foundation Relations Manager proactively engages the Virginia Humanities board, executive team, program directors, and advancement team to identify opportunities for corporate and foundation support, matching strategic priorities with potential funders. This position works with colleagues to cultivate, coordinate, and request support from corporations and foundations, then stewards relationships by regularly reporting progress to investors. The Corporate and Foundation Relations Manager maintains and grows a diverse portfolio of corporations and foundations ensuring sustained and expanded investment in Virginia Humanities and its programs.
- A bachelor’s degree with at least three years of experience is required.
- Competitive candidates will have exemplary organizational, written/oral communications and project management skills; a high degree of efficiency and accuracy; the ability to welcome and engage diverse stakeholders; and an eagerness to respond to the goals of corporate and foundation partners to increase their commitment to Virginia Humanities.