Director, Foundation and Corporate Giving

Job Type

Full Time




305 Seventh Avenue, 14th floor
New York
United States


Director, Foundation and Corporate Giving

Working to promote transformational change 

The Partnership for the Homeless seeks a creative and entrepreneurial fund raising professional to join its development team to lead the organization’s foundation and corporate efforts, managing a portfolio of existing donors, capitalizing on opportunities to upgrade gifts, and developing new funding relationships.

The Director reports to the VP of Development and will work collaboratively with the President & CEO, the senior management team, program staff and other stakeholders within and outside the organization.  

The candidate should have a minimum three to five years’ experience, be comfortable working in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment, and a proven track record of success with foundation and corporate grants (experience with select government funding is preferred but not required).

The candidate also should have exceptional research, writing and verbal communication skills, and a demonstrated talent for conceptualizing and articulating complex programs and initiatives. Some responsibilities include: writing creative and compelling grant proposals, letters of inquiry, and grant reports; maintaining and growing a portfolio of foundation and corporate donors; conducting targeted research on new institutional prospects; and helping to shape the messaging and marketing of the organization across all communications platforms. 

The successful candidate will have a passion for social justice and a commitment to the mission and goals of the Partnership for the Homeless. For more information about the Partnership, please go to: 

The Partnership provides an excellent salary and benefits package. Interested candidates should send their resume, cover letter with salary requirements, and one writing sample to:

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Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Please send resume, cover letter with salary requirements, and one writing sample to: