The Abell Foundation is the largest private foundation to focus on improving the quality of life for underserved populations exclusively in Baltimore City and Maryland. The Foundation provides grants and program-related investments (PRIs) in seven program areas: Education, Workforce Development, Health and Human Services, Community Development, Criminal Justice and Addiction, Environment, and the Arts. Abell also produces research on topics of interest to Baltimore City, and directly invests in early-stage companies based in Baltimore that offer significant social and economic benefits.
The Grants Administrator is the operational hub of the Foundation’s work in supporting innovative nonprofit organizations throughout Baltimore and ensures the efficient and timely flow of information and communication between the Foundation and our community partners (applicants/grantees). Requiring attention to detail, independent analysis, and organizational knowledge, the Grants Administrator conducts the Foundation’s grants process so that all applications, payments, and reporting requirements are managed accurately and professionally. This position provides a unique opportunity to understand the breadth of the local nonprofit sector, including proposed solutions and compelling approaches underway to create a more positive and equitable Baltimore City.
The Abell Foundation believes in the strength of diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.
Duties and Responsibilities
Grants Administration (80%):
The Abell Foundation is the largest private foundation to focus on improving the quality of life for underserved populations exclusively in Baltimore City and Maryland. The Foundation provides grants and program-related investments…
Interested candidates should submit a resume and a cover letter including a summary of relevant work experience and a statement of particular interest in this position. We are an equal opportunity employer; all applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
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