Vice President of Strategic Partnerships
- The Climate + Clean Energy Equity Fund
- Los Angeles, CA, Oakland, CA, or Washington, DC
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- For the full position description and to apply, please visit: https://npag.com/cceef-vpsp
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|The VP of Strategic Partnerships will report to the President and CEO and lead a strategy to grow the Equity Fund’s resources at scale and expand strategic partnerships to increase philanthropic support for strategies that advance equity and power-building across the field. The VP will have the following opportunities for impact:
Provide strategy, vision, and leadership to the next-level build of a strategic partnerships function for the Equity Fund.
Successful candidates will deeply value racial equity and justice and will ensure that all narrative building and fundraising strategy centers the unique capacity of the Equity Fund to build the power of communities to successfully advance and implement ambitious and equitable climate and clean energy policies.
Lead and mentor the Strategic Partnerships Team and contribute to the culture of the Equity Fund.
Strategic Communications and Donor Cultivation and Stewardship.
The VP will set a strategy for the Strategic Partnerships team to develop multi-year engagement plans that support lasting relationships between their philanthropic partners, donors, and allies. The VP will also provide guidance and vision for their team and the organization’s communications staff to develop high quality collateral that can be used to appeal to a diverse array of funders while centering racial equity and justice.
Lead the development of effective fundraising systems and processes.
QUALIFICATIONS OF THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
The new VP of Strategic Partnerships will be committed to racial, economic, and social justice. While no one candidate will embody all the qualifications enumerated below, the ideal candidate will possess many of the following professional and personal abilities, attributes, and experiences:
Strategic Vision and Core Knowledge
Management and Team Leadership
Cultivation and Stewardship
Systems and Processes
The VP of Strategic Partnerships role is a full-time, exempt position, and will report to the President and CEO. The Equity Fund offers a competitive and holistic total rewards package that includes salary and benefits. The salary range for this role is $190 – 230k.
All full-time staff are eligible for a comprehensive benefits package that includes 100% employer-paid health, dental, and vision insurance; 3% automatic contribution and a 3% employer match on 401(k) contributions; pre-tax transportation benefits; and paid holiday, vacation, sick, and volunteer time off.
More information about The Climate + Clean Energy Equity Fund may be found at: www.theequityfund.org
This search is being conducted with assistance from Katherine Jacobs, Sharon Gerstman, and Andres Marcuse-Gonzalez of NPAG. Due to the pace of this search, candidates are strongly encouraged to apply as soon as possible. Candidates may submit their cover letter, outlining their interest and qualifications, along with their resume via NPAG’s website.
The Climate + Clean Energy Equity Fund is a project of New Venture Fund (NVF), a 501(c)(3) public charity that incubates new and innovative public-interest projects and grant-making programs. NVF is committed to attracting, developing, and retaining exceptional people, and to creating a work environment that is dynamic, rewarding, and enables each of us to realize our potential. NVF’s work environment is safe and open to all employees and partners, respecting the full spectrum of race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, political affiliation, ancestry, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and all other classifications protected by law in the locality and/or state in which you are working.
To center the safety and well-being of its employees, New Venture Fund requires that any employee who is required to conduct in-person activities for their job must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 within four weeks of their start date. This position may require candidates to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Accommodations may be sought and approved in accordance with the law by contacting human resources at HR@newventurefund.org.