The Proteus Fund seeks a full-time member of the PIPER FUND Team:


The Program Officer will focus particularly on grantmaking related to state and municipal money in politics reform.  S/he will be responsible for working closely with the funding partners of the Piper Fund and helping to engage additional foundations and individual donors in this work.  Candidates must have experience at strategically evaluating an organization’s ability to develop successful grassroots campaigns and win policy victories; a keen understanding of politics at the state and local level; experience with grantmaking.

Additional qualifications and a detailed job description can be found at:

Although the organization’s main office is located in Massachusetts, outstanding candidates based in other parts of the country will be considered.

Proteus Fund is a grant making foundation committed to advancing justice through democracy, human rights and peace. We partner with individual donors and foundations to achieve their goals, through strategy development, research and fund management. Proteus is known for tailored grant making initiatives that are responsive, have high impact and integrate support for lobbying activity. Our work is at the leading edge of democracy and social change.

Interested candidates shall submit a letter of interest, a résumé, salary requirements, and names and contact information for three references.  Please submit materials electronically to with subject line:  Piper Fund Program Officer.

No phone calls, please.

Proteus Fund believes that one of the great strengths of the community is the rich diversity of its residents and is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, national origin, ancestry, genetic information, physical or mental handicap, whistleblower status, or any other category protected by state or federal law. 

Proteus Fund’s policies and practices are to reflect Proteus Fund’s commitment to nondiscrimination in all areas of employment.

                            Proteus Fund is an Equal Opportunity Employer
                                            THE PROTEUS FUND
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