The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation supports free expression, arts, culture, democracy, and the success of American communities through strategic grant funding in 26 cities across the... Read More
Join Our Team
Our team is devoted to enhancing the Midlands of South Carolina. As the region’s leaders in collaborative philanthropy, we strive to connect community partners to build a more equitable, livable, and vibrant region. We believe prioritizing our employees’ personal and professional development is essential to achieving our mission.
Full-time with benefits
We seek a committed, inclusive, dynamic community leader to serve as our Chief Executive Officer. This role will be a leader of leaders as they provide direction, focus, and influence for the success of our mission, vision and strategic plan implementation. This role will oversee the day-to-day operations in partnership with the executive team, ensure DEI is at the heart of everything they do, and cultivate positive and healthy relationships with the internal team, board, donors, and community partners.
The ideal candidate will be nimble and entrepreneurially minded, with intellectual curiosity and political savvy. The individual will be charismatic, engaging, and an authentic communicator who brings a passion for sharing the values of the Foundation with the community.