The Rural Climate Partnership (RCP) seeks a strategic, personable and organized Program Officer or Program Manager (position depends on experience) to help build RCP’s impact creating success stories of climate leadership, advocacy, and action in rural America. This new RCP program staff will lead development of our grantee portfolio, grantmaking processes, and grantee learning and engagement, while providing climate expertise and supporting the growth of the RCP fund as a whole.

This is an exciting and dynamic job in an emerging nonprofit funding collaborative, with opportunities for advancement and leadership. The successful candidate will be well organized and highly productive, an excellent communicator, able to manage multiple priorities and competing deadlines. We are looking for an upbeat team player who shares our vision of empowering diverse rural leaders and building civic and organizing infrastructure to make progress on climate, economic sustainability and environmental justice.

This is a fully remote job and can be done from anywhere in the United States.

Salary: The full-time salary range for the Program Officer role is between $90,000 to $105,000, and between $70,000 to $85,000 for Program Manager, with exact salary depending on experience

Anticipated Timeline: Applications will be reviewed and considered on a rolling basis with interviews anticipated to start in December 2022. Desired start date by February 1, 2023..

Full announcement can be found here: https://uploads.strikinglycdn.com/files/41a1cdaa-18d6-4ab2-ac80-71224fe12573/RCP%20Prorgram%20Manager-Officer%20Job%20Opportunity.pdf?id=3951587

Tagged as: Administrative Staff, Development, Full Time

About Rural Climate Partnership

The Rural Climate Partnership (RCP) is a funding collaborative energizing philanthropic support for working people, small businesses and family farmers who are the drivers of rural-led climate solutions. RCP is part of the Heartland Fund / Rural Democracy Initiative. Through grantmaking, narrative change, and movement-building resources, RCP deploys funding for maximum impact: accelerating clean energy deployment, reforming energy democracies (rural electric cooperatives), facilitating implementation of federal funding in rural communities, advancing regenerative agriculture, and supporting a just transition. This position provides the rare opportunity to help build an entire field of rural climate solutions and drive national climate progress that is unattainable without rural communities.

Application Instructions

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