This is a new position for the Porticus North America
team. As a Grant Manager you will build the regional
portfolio of partnerships in Democratic Governance and Civic
Engagement with a focus on North America. Deep understanding of the
American system of government and the current challenges
confronting it is a must. Grant Manager will serve as a
liaison to the global working groups, collaborating with colleagues
to collect, synthesize, and disseminate learnings and
recommendations on the topic across the organization. For this role
we are looking for a confident self-starter with an understanding
of grant-making and the ways in which philanthropy can partner with
non-profit organizations, academic institutions, and advocacy
organizations to strengthen democracy.
Grant Manager will have experience and comfort navigating
relationships and bridge-building across different ideologies.
Grant Manager will identify and recommend opportunities to
bridge differences and address hyper-partisanship and polarization
in our region with a youth-facing lens.
Grant Manager will build a portfolio of partnerships that
address root causes of fragility, conflict, violence, and weak
governance in a manner that promotes empowerment and incorporates
gender equity and inclusion of excluded groups.