Program Specialist - New Mexico Pod,
Rio Grande Valley Squad
(based in Albuquerque, NM
or Battle Creek, MI)

Program specialists cultivate and maintain relationships with grant seekers, grantees and other internal and external partners by using foundation best practices and providing appropriate technical and systems support in the development and implementation associated with all aspects of foundation programming efforts.


  • Minimum of associate degree plus three years of administrative or management support experience; or high school diploma or equivalent with at least five years of previously mentioned experience.
  • Strong skills in interpersonal and relationship building, written and oral communication and judgment.
  • Understanding of WKKF programs, strategies and direction. 
  • Adaptable to broad and diverse audiences. 
  • Knowledge of project management and workflow approaches and technologies; research skills including data collection, analysis, interpretation and communication.
  • Ability to collaborate with colleagues, teams, grantees, partners and communities.
  • Demonstrated agility in day-to-day work.
  • Demonstrated commitment to mindfulness, resilience and ongoing personal development.
  • Highly developed customer service skills: proactive, attention to detail, responsive, results-oriented and resourceful.

Additional Info

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How to Apply

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Monday, March 13, 2023 

APPLICATIONS/NOMINATIONS PROCESS: To apply, please apply at this Link:

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Putting Children First

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“Empleen el dinero del modo en que crean conveniente, siempre y cuando promueva la salud, la felicidad y el bienestar de los niños.” - Will Keith Kellogg

“Sèvi ak lajan an jan w vle depi se sante timoun, byennèt timoun ak kè kontan pou timoun w ap ankouraje.” - W.K. Kelòg