Vermont Community Foundation seeks a Grant Specialist for Strategic Partnerships

Vermont Community Foundation
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Location: Addison County,
About the Job

The Vermont Community Foundation is seeking a full-time Grant Specialist for Strategic Partnerships to join its Grants and Community Investments Team. The Community Foundation has a team of grants specialists, each of whom will hold a different body of work related to the Foundation’s grants processing, compliance and due diligence, tracking, coding, analysis, and reporting. This position is responsible for the Foundation’s grantmaking through scholarships, supporting organizations (McClure, Let’s Grow Kids, Addison Community Athletics Foundation, The Curtis Fund), and through special projects, such as public-private partnerships. This position will also provide support and back up responsibilities to the Grants Specialists team.

The Vermont Community Foundation main office is located in Middlebury in Addison County, but also has an office in Burlington. Due to the pandemic, the Community Foundation is currently working remotely. We anticipate a return to in-person work when it is deemed safe to do so.

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Employer's Approach to Diversity, Equity, & Belonging

The Vermont Community Foundation is committed to addressing diversity, equity, and belonging through a number of channels:
• through the Foundation’s grantmaking—as seen, in particular, by our key COVID-19 pandemic recovery initiatives for Welcoming, Equitable, Anti-Racist Communities;
• through an internal working group that is focused on short- and long-range plans and actions that elevate and expand our organizational values related to race, equity, power, privilege, and engagement; and
• through evaluation and improvement of the organization’s hiring and retention practices.