ABOUT THE POSITION
The Partnerships Director develops, executes, and evaluates PEAK Grantmaking’s engagement strategy with philanthropic and peer organizations in support of the Principles for Peak Grantmaking. This person will focus on nurturing and managing partner relationships and communicating strategy and act as a key link between PEAK and its philanthropic partners and members.
The Director’s responsibilities include expanding PEAK’s reach in national and global communities by identifying, developing, cultivating, and maintaining partnerships with philanthropic institutions that would benefit from enhancing or establishing equitable philanthropic grantmaking practices. The position requires ongoing partnership communications, increasing PEAK’s visibility, and working to expand and maximize audiences.
The Partnerships Director, a key member of the Programs Team, serves on the senior management team and reports to the President and CEO. Key relationships include close work with managers and partners, as well as a strong collaboration with all teams at PEAK. When in-person convenings resume, the Director must be able to travel, on average, 3–5 days per month. There will be periods during the year where additional travel may be required.