Program Officer Position Available at Melville Charitable Trust
The Melville Charitable Trust has an opening for a Program Officer.
The Program Officer will have expertise and knowledge in one or more of the Trust’s program areas (housing, health & support, employment) and will have responsibility for grantmaking and knowledge development related to key aspects of the Trust’s strategic plan.
Current Trust priority initiatives center on strategies to: increase housing affordability; prevent youth homelessness; foster housing stability and resilience among families; and strengthen employment outcomes among people who have experienced homelessness.
The Program Officer will assess ongoing work in the field, prepare grant recommendations, contribute to programmatic ideas, plan and convene meetings, communicate and advocate for social change, and develop partnerships with funders and others to multiply the impact of the Trust’s investments. The Program Officer is also expected to stay abreast of current issues in the field and actively contribute to the organizational learning of the foundation and the field at large.
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