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Blandin Foundation is currently accepting applications for the following position.

Director of Rural Grantmaking

Blandin Foundation is seeking a tactical, hardworking, deliberate, well-rounded leader focused on outcomes. Successful candidates must be passionate and curious about rural prosperity and possibility while maintaining a commitment to the urban and rural interconnectedness.

Blandin Foundation is seeking a champion and leader with demonstrated commitment to intra-rural diversity, experience in outcome-based planning, programming integration and vision towards the future. This person should add value to the Blandin Foundation culture, and be a cooperative, mission-centered, driven team player and visionary.

Preferred qualifications include but are not limited to a bachelor’s degree in a related field and 7-10 years of related experience. Candidates with knowledge of community wealth building principles, appreciation for placemaking and the complexities of rural culture and opportunity are encouraged to apply.

A copy of the full position description and requirements is available here.

Application Deadline: March 15, 2024, or until position is filled.

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