Careers & Internships
The following position is currently open at the Woods Hole Research Center:
Woods Hole Research Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to not discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or because he or she is a protected veteran.
Director of Foundation Relations
The Center seeks an experienced front-line fundraising professional to join a dynamic and expanding Development team. Reporting to the Chief Development Officer (CDO), the Director of Foundation Relations will manage relationships with foundations and other institutional donors, and will contribute significantly to the planning, organization and execution of a comprehensive program to expand private gifts and grant support from these donors. The Director will maintain effective stewardship of existing institutional donors, and take the lead in identifying and securing new funding sources. The Director will work closely with Center scientists and other staff to coordinate the proposal development and submission process, and manage all associated deadlines and reporting. This position requires strong interpersonal skills, an interest and aptitude for environmental/science issues, and an understanding of the environmental philanthropy landscape.