First Peoples Fund (FPF) is a national nonprofit organization founded in 1995. Its mission is to honor and support the Collective Spirit® of First Peoples artists and culture bearers.
The Program Manager (PM) plays a central role in the development, implementation and coordination of the programs of FPF, related to; fellowship programs; re-grant programs, artist honoring programs, as well as training and support programs designed for artists and community partners. The PM works collaboratively with all FPF staff, external trainers and consultants to plan, implement and manage all program activities that support artists. The position works closely with other program managers to ensure that community partner outreach, the placement of projects, support of artists and training activities support the overall program outcomes and First Peoples Fund’s Theory of Change. The PM will participate in strategic planning, budget and proposal development and other organizational activities. Is responsible and adheres to all reporting requirements.
This position is located in Rapid City, South Dakota.
A detailed position description could be reviewed at our website; www.firstpeoplesfund.org. If interested in applying for the position, please submit your resume and any supporting documentation to email@example.com. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, and PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Bachelor’s degree (master’s degree preferred) in related field and three to five years’ experience, or comparable combination of education and experience providing organization and administrative support, preferably for nonprofit and/or Native corporations.
Background and experience mentoring, coaching and/or training individuals, preferably with artist and/or Native artists.
An understanding and awareness of the Native arts and culture field is preferred as well as a broad knowledge of tribal communities and cultures across North America.
Additional Salary Information: First Peoples Fund offers competitive salaries and benefits including health insurance, Simple IRA pension plan, paid vacation and sick leave in accordance with policy eligibility.
About First Peoples Fund
To honor and support the collective spirit of First Peoples artists and culture bearers