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Common Counsel Foundation and our partners work to advance progressive social movements. See the opportunities below to join us.

Open Positions

Program Strategist, Fund for an Inclusive California, Full-time

Fund for An Inclusive California (F4ICA) is a pooled collaborative fund at Common Counsel Foundation. The Fund is a bold and ambitious initiative to advance racial and economic justice by strengthening the power of communities of color and immigrant communities to advance community-driven solutions for housing justice and equitable development in California. To date, F4ICA has deployed over $10 million in grants to over 40 organizations across the Bay Area, Central Valley, Inland Region, and Los Angeles as well as statewide formations, coalitions and alliances. 

F4ICA is in process of launching a robust, strategic planning process that centers the leadership and expertise of community advisors from F4ICA’s priority regions in the decision-making process about the next phase of work, continuing to act in alignment with the vision and priorities of community partners. This new position will play a key role in this strategic planning process. Read the full job description.

Common Counsel Foundation offers a competitive benefits package which includes; medical, dental, vision and life insurances, non-elective employer contributions to a 401 K retirement saving plan, and generous PTO. This position pays between $95,000 – $105,000 per year.

Interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter to: [email protected]. Please make sure to include  ‘Program Strategist’ in the subject line of your email. All communications about this position will initially take place by email, please no calls.


Grants Coordinator, Full-time

Oakland / Bay Area candidates preferred, remote applicants welcomed.

The Grants Coordinator supports the grants processing life cycle at Common Counsel Foundation. This includes grants administration for CCF’s donor advised funds, family foundation clients and fiscally sponsored projects. Grants Coordinators report to the Director of Grants Management and Learning and work closely with Program Officers and the finance team. Read the full job description.

Common Counsel Foundation offers a competitive benefits package which includes; medical, dental, vision and life insurances, non-elective employer contributions to a 401 K retirement saving plan, and generous PTO. This position pays between $65,000 – $75,000 per year.

Interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter to: [email protected]. Please make sure to include  ‘Grants Coordinator’ in the subject line of your email. All communications about this position will initially take place by email, please no calls. 

HR Manager, Full-time

Oakland/Bay Area candidates preferred, remote applicants welcomed.
The HR Manager is the primary point of contact for HR at Common Counsel Foundation and is responsible for managing our HR systems to support our employees to be successful in their positions. Common Counsel Foundation is a multi-state employer, based in California with 50+ employees. This position will support CCF’s core team of 15 employees and the 35+ employees of our fiscally sponsored projects. The HR Manager reports to the Managing Director and works closely with the Administrative Coordinator. Read the full job description.

Common Counsel Foundation offers a competitive benefits package which includes; medical, dental, vision and life insurances, non-elective employer contributions to a 401 K retirement saving plan, and generous PTO. This position pays between $85,000 – $95,000 per year.

Interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter to: [email protected]. Please make sure to include ‘HR Manager’ in the subject line of your email. All communications about this position will initially take place by email, please no calls. 

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