Policy Central: Sample Position Announcements and Job Descriptions

From answering the phones to balancing the books to ensuring that the strategic vision of the donor family is carried out, staff are the lifeblood of many organized philanthropies. Here you will find a wide array of position descriptions for many of the most common – as well as a number of not-so-common – staff positions in family philanthropy.

Administrative Assistant

Administrator

Analyst

Associate Director

Chief Executive Officer (see also Executive Director)

Chief Financial Officer

Communications Officer

Controller

Director Positions

Executive Assistant

Executive Director

Executive Vice President

Finance Manager

Foundation Fellow

Grants Manager

Interns and Internships

Investing/Investor Positions

Online Community Manager

President

Program Assistant

Program Associate

Program Director

Program Officer

Program and Operations Manager

Senior Evaluation Officer

Senior Program Officer

Senior Vice President

Specialist

Strategist

Treasurer

Vice President for Programs

Vice President of Grants and Operations

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Policy Central

NCFP's Policy Central includes sample policies and practices in the areas of governance, grantmaking, family dynamics, engaging the next generation, investments, management, and staffing. New samples are added frequently, and are here when you need them!

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