About the Organization

Social Venture Partners Seattle (SVP) is a community of engaged philanthropists who believe social change takes more than money. It takes human and social capital. We connect people who want to make a positive social impact with the organizations that make change possible, cultivating effective philanthropists and strong organizations that deliver greater impact together. SVP Seattle comprises more than 500 philanthropists, social entrepreneurs, impact investors, and business and community leaders who have joined forces to build livable, sustainable, inclusive communities.

We build powerful relationships that advance community goals in the Puget Sound Region by:

Connecting and engaging individuals, helping them make the greatest impact with their expertise and philanthropic giving.
Funding and strengthening nonprofit and social purpose organizations, helping them take their vital work for kids and the environment to the next level.
Investing in collaborative solutions, so those with a common cause can align their efforts and go farther, together.

We envision a community in which all people thrive, regardless of income or race. SVP strives to ensure that all children receive an excellent education and all people live and work in a healthy environment.

Minimum Qualifications

You must have at least 10 years in a leadership role, with proven success in highly-networked environments. Progressively responsible roles in private or social sector work (or a combination of both) is desirable. Of particular importance—experience managing high-performing teams and organizational growth in an entrepreneurial environment. The position is in Seattle.