Career Opportunities

Director of Community Initiatives

The Community Foundation of South Alabama – located on the Gulf Coast – is seeking a director of community initiatives to join our team. This position will primarily focus on the Foundation’s initiative “Closing the Opportunity Gap.” This initiative will engage with the community in three different areas aimed at helping financially fragile families succeed: family, education and work.

Candidates must be willing to relocate to the Mobile, Alabama area. Candidates should have 5 years or more experience with designing, managing, and facilitating all aspects of an initiative  including grant writing to support the initiative work, grantmaking, community outreach and leadership, collaborating and convening groups across the eight-county service area, working with the Foundation’s Board, staff, and external committees. Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s level is preferred with demonstrated professional experience in these areas. Competitive salary and benefits. Relocation negotiable. The Community Foundation of South Alabama is an equal opportunity employer.

Interested qualified candidates may apply by emailing a cover letter and resume to

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