Careers

Assistant Controller 
The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta strengthens its region by providing quality services to donors and innovative leadership on community issues. The Foundation’s vision is to build philanthropy throughout its 23-county service area.  The Foundation and our donors support the social good of the Atlanta region through social enterprise, non-profit effectiveness, and community development and involvement.
 
The Community Foundation seeks an Assistant Controller to report to the Controller in the accounting function.  The accounting function includes all non-investment related activity for the finance department including accounting, budgeting, and tax. 
 
You may access the full job description here. No phone calls or walk-ins please. The application deadline is June 12, 2015.

To submit an application for this position, please send your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to:  resumes@cfgreateratlanta.org  
 
Accounts Payable Clerk (Part-time position)
The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta strengthens its region by providing quality services to donors and innovative leadership on community issues. The Foundation’s vision is to build philanthropy throughout its 23-county service area. The Foundation and our donors support the social good of the Atlanta region through social enterprise, non-profit effectiveness, and community development and involvement.
 
The Community Foundation seeks a part-time Accounts Payable Clerk that is responsible for processing all financial outflows of the Foundation in a manner that ensures proper financial controls are maintained.  This position will also be responsible for financial reporting and reconciliation for other assigned areas.
 
You may access the full job description here.
No phone calls or walk-ins please. The application deadline is June 5, 2015. 
 
To submit an application for this position, please send your resume, cover letter, and list of professional references to:  resumes@cfgreateratlanta.org 
 
Program Officer
The Program Officer is responsible for operational and administrative functions associated with several assigned community initiatives, including but not limited to, Grants to Green and Local Funds (see Foundation’s website for a description of each initiative). This individual ensures an effective and efficient operation and reports directly to the director, regional impact. 
 
The position requires experience in program management, budgeting, volunteer management, grant making and event planning. The position also requires experience in or knowledge of philanthropy and the nonprofit sector. The individual must be highly organized, flexible, able to multi-task and have strong interpersonal skills. The individual must have reliable transportation and be willing to travel as needed. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential as well as comfort interacting with diverse audiences. The individual must exude a positive and helpful attitude that supports accomplishment of shared goals. Familiarity with community issues and players in the region is strongly preferred. 

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To submit an application for this position, please send your resume, cover letter, and list of professional references to:  resumes@cfgreateratlanta.org. No phone calls or walk-ins please. The application deadline is May 8, 2015. 
 
Philanthropic Services Intern
The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta is now accepting resumes for a Philanthropic Services Intern role, working 20 hours per week. Our organization strengthens the Atlanta region by providing quality services to donors and innovative leadership on community issues. The Foundation’s vision is to build philanthropy throughout its 23-county service area. The Philanthropic Services Intern is a member of the Philanthropic Services Department reporting to the Director of Gift Planning. The responsibilities include both administrative and program-related duties.  

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To submit an application for this position, please send your resume, cover letter, and list of professional references to:  resumes@cfgreateratlanta.org. No phone calls or walk-ins please. The application deadline is April 30, 2015. 

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The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta values diversity and inclusion; therefore we honor the diverse needs, strengths, voices and backgrounds of all individuals in our regional community.

Highlights

Building Our Communities through Philanthropy

While many in the region know The Community Foundation for our grantmaking programs, we play a wide variety of roles in creating philanthropic solutions to our communities’ most pressing problems. These roles are as varied as the challenges our Atlanta region faces, but they each start with the premise that communities are built, improved and strengthened by the passion, ideas and resources of its people.
 
Now available, "Building Our Communities Through Philanthropy" highlights our community leadership work and our various roles in the 23-county region. Click here to access. 
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