Managing Director of Funder Engagement

Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement (PACE) | Washington, D.C.
Date posted: January 6, 2023
Managing Director of Funder Engagement
Deadline: 2023


PACE (Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement) is a philanthropic laboratory for funders seeking to maximize their individual and collective impact on democracy and civic life in America. PACE achieves this through learning, experimenting, collaborating, and modeling vibrant civic space. Our primary network and audience is our 65 (and growing) institutional members, but we also seek to actively contribute to and influence a wider field of civic-minded philanthropic entities and leaders.



The charge of the Managing Director of Funder Engagement is to design, curate, and implement experiences for PACE that maximize the participation of funders within our community. The primary functions of the role are relationship building and management, network engagement, and event design (in-person, virtual, and hybrid). The MDFE will be a member of the Leadership Team, which also includes the CEO and Managing Director for Learning and Experimentation.


  • Status: Full-Time, Salaried, Exempt from overtime
  • Reports to: CEO
  • Supervises: Operations Support Lead
  • Salary: $115,000 annual base, paid twice monthly
  • Benefits: Employer contribution to health/dental/vision plan; full employer coverage of disability and life insurance policy; IRA match (3%); paid time-off + holiday package; cell phone/internet reimbursement; option to contribute to health and dependent care FSA and 529 savings plan; professional development resources
  • Location: Virtual/Work-from-home; can be based anywhere in the U.S. with willingness and ability to travel an average of once per month
  • Start Date: Ideally Q1 2023; applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, so interested candidates are encouraged to apply early. Application open as of 12/20/22.
  • To Apply: Complete this form


Please view the PDF at the link below for more details.


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