Program Associate, Philanthropic Services

About RSF Social Finance:

Imagine working with a group of thoughtful, committed colleagues to transform the way the world works with money.

At RSF Social Finance, we bring our individual passions, experience, and skills to meet the needs of others through innovative and integrated investing, lending, and giving services that generate positive social and environmental impact while fostering community and collaboration among participants.

With a 30 year track record of deploying loans, grants, and other catalytic capital to non-profit and for- profit social enterprises, RSF is recognized nationwide as a leader in the field of social finance. As an organization of fewer than 50 employees, RSF’s approach is to grow our team by adding one person at a time. In doing so we identify and seek a particular set of skills and experience to meet specific organizational needs, while seeking candidates who are also aligned with our purpose, values, and operating principles.

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Position Summary:

RSF Social Finance seeks to hire a full-time Program Associate, Philanthropic services responsible for a broad range of duties in support of the operations of RSF’s philanthropic programs. The primary responsibility of this position is processing gifts and grants. This position also coordinates the annual RSF Seed Fund grant program, participates in Philanthropic Services team projects, and serves as the primary point of contact for standard client requests.


Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent experience) and strong interpersonal and listening skills, with sensitivity and appreciation for diverse viewpoints and various communication styles. Strong analytical, math, data entry and clerical skills with excellent attention to detail, and expert knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are also required. Successful candidates will have experience with grantmaking and practical knowledge of non-profit and charitable law, especially related to Donor Advised Funds. Ideal candidates will have the ability to tactfully interact with, and make decisions related to, donors. Experience working in a non-profit environment with donors and/or grantees and familiarity with CRM software (Salesforce strongly preferred) is desirable.

The application deadline is Monday, April 4th.

RSF Social Finance is an equal opportunity employer; candidates representing a diversity of backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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