At Rasmuson Foundation, we live, breathe and love our mission to promote a better life for Alaskans. Are you ready to join our team?

We are looking for a Program Officer, a key staff member who provides strategic leadership on grants supporting arts, culture, humanities, health care, housing and community development. Program officers work with community leaders on projects related to economic betterment, social infrastructure and quality of life. The successful candidate will serve as a resource for the Foundation Board and work with everyone on staff in a fast-paced, detail-oriented collaborative environment. As such, the person will need to bring a blend of tact, diplomacy, joy and creativity to the position. The individual will manage a grant portfolio of $20 million to $25 million. The ideal candidate will come with at least five years of increasingly responsible work experience in an area that matches the Foundation’s interests and priorities. Proven experience in philanthropic or nonprofit organizations is preferred and nonprofit accounting is a plus.

The application process is being managed by Stephen-Bradford Search. Send a letter of interest and resume to Nannette Willner, Stephen-Bradford managing director, at, to start the process. Or call her at 646.728.2336. The position will remain open until filled.

Rasmuson Foundation is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values diversity and strives to be an inclusive organization.

Click here for Program Officer job description and Foundation background.