Announcing Search for Community Engagement Project Manager

The H. E. Butt Foundation is pleased to announce a search for a project manager for our Community Engagement program.

Community Engagement at the H. E. Butt Foundation focuses on four strategic initiatives geared toward building healthy families and children in San Antonio and Real County: Capacity Building, Storytelling for Narrative Change, REAL County Initiative, and Strategic Initiatives. 

POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Community Engagement Project Manager has a role supporting the Community Engagement team’s emerging strategies. The position will assist with general programmatic activities, relationship-building, research, and other support activities as needed. 

This program director will work closely with other staff in Community Engagement, which includes programs and initiatives focusing on San Antonio inequity, rural community solutions, and upstream solutions for mental health and wellness in youth and congregations. 

Qualified candidates will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree, with experiences in system-level thinking, plus two to five years of experience in the nonprofit sector in an external-facing role and interfacing with executive leaders.

The strongest candidates will have experience working in engagement and/or philanthropy and knowledge of San Antonio’s nonprofit sector.  

POSITION LOCATION: The position operates primarily in a professional office environment, with travel to multiple locations within Central Texas. The job also requires one to attend events outside of traditional 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. work hours.

ABOUT THE FOUNDATION:  The H. E. Butt Foundation has been a thriving Texas-based operating foundation since 1933, focused on spiritual formation and health in families and children. Headquartered in Kerrville, Texas, with additional offices in Leakey and San Antonio, the Foundation runs five camping and retreat programs on a 1,900-acre property in the Texas Hill Country. Elsewhere, the Foundation focuses on community engagement initiatives on behalf of families and children in San Antonio, Kerrville, and Real County. 

The H. E. Butt Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and is deeply committed to its employees and its workplace culture. The Foundation takes pride in the care and attention to the wellbeing of its employees and their families. Through periodic salary benchmarking efforts, we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package which includes: 

  • Professional development and memberships to industry associations 
  • A generous health benefits and retirement plan 
  • Quarterly reimbursements for emotional, physical, and financial expenses 
  • 160 hours of paid time off annually (prorated first year based on hired date)
  • 8 paid holidays, plus office closure between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day 
  • Access to retreats and camps for the employee and family 
  • College scholarship for employee children   
  • Commuter benefits if eligible 
  • Monthly cell phone benefit if eligible 

Interested parties should review the  job description to ensure your skills and experience meet the job requirements. To apply, submit your cover letter, resume, and completed employee application form to 

Applications and resumes are being accepted until the position is filled.