ABOUT THE POSITION
Humanity United (HU) is seeking a process-oriented, collaborative and high energy Portfolio Manager (PM) to join the Peacebuilding Team! The PM will drive crucial team communication, budget and grantmaking processes within the Peacebuilding team and ensure integration acrossHU. The PM will work closely with Peacebuilding’s 360 team, made up of the Managing Director, two Senior Directors, and Director. This role will help cultivate the “team of teams” structure to its highest potential so that the Peacebuilding team and its partners can live into their core values and mission.
The PM will ensure that the Peacebuilding team operates in a clear, coordinated and effective way, across a wide variety of programs and in service of a multidimensional portfolio strategy. The PM will also serve as a key liaison with the HU Operations team and will maintain relationships across the organization with key partners. The PM will support the Peacebuilding team in articulating best grantmaking practices as HU engages more deeply in the trust-based philanthropy movement and critically reflects on its own role in shifting power toward local actors in the global system.
The successful candidate will be an engaging teammate who can move efficiently between teams to build effective processes, help develop a collaborative and transparent team culture, and orchestrate the co-creation of decision-making processes. Ideally, the candidate will have outstanding attention to detail and be a self-confident, creative and independent self-starter.