Job Posting: Grants Manager
Organization: Journalism Funding Partners
(Work from Anywhere)
JFP is expanding its team and seeking a dynamic and dedicated
Grants Manager to play a pivotal role in advancing our mission. As
the Grants Manager, you will have the opportunity to make a
significant impact by managing our grant application and
distribution process, ensuring that local news organizations
receive the support they need to thrive. You will be responsible
for identifying potential funders and grant recipients, building
relationships with them, and overseeing the grant lifecycle from
application to reporting.
Salary Range: $60,000 - $70,000 (Based on
Benefits: Funded Medical Benefits
Professional and Technical Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, nonprofit
management, or a related field.
- Minimum of 3 years of experience in grant management,
fundraising, or nonprofit administration.
- Strong understanding of the local news landscape and the
challenges it faces.
- Exceptional writing and communication skills.
- Experience in managing budgets and financial reporting.
- Proficiency in grant management software and tools.
- Excellent organizational and project management skills.
- Demonstrated ability to build and maintain relationships with
- Commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion in
Diversity and Equity Commitment:
JFP is deeply committed to promoting diversity and equity within
the journalism industry. We believe that a diverse and inclusive
media landscape is essential for accurate, balanced reporting and
for reflecting the rich tapestry of our communities. We actively
encourage individuals from underrepresented backgrounds to apply
for this position. We are dedicated to creating a workplace where
all voices are heard, valued and respected.
Opportunity to Accelerate Growth:
Joining JFP as a Grants Manager offers a unique opportunity to
be at the forefront of supporting local news organizations and
strengthening journalism in communities across the country. As part
of our team, you will have the chance to work with passionate and
dedicated professionals who share your commitment to the power of
local journalism. You will play a crucial role in distributing
funding to organizations that are making a difference in their
communities and will contribute to the growth and sustainability of
Please submit your resume, a cover letter outlining your
qualifications and commitment to local journalism, and three
references by Friday, October 20 to firstname.lastname@example.org
JFP is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes candidates of
all backgrounds and experiences. We look forward to receiving your
application and exploring the possibility of you joining our team
in advancing the future of local journalism.
About Journalism Funding Partners (JFP):
At JFP, we are committed to increasing the depth, diversity and
sustainability of local news by building and stewarding connections
between funders and local news organizations. Our work provides
critical financial support to local news organizations, enabling
them to continue serving their communities with high-quality,
independent reporting. We understand the vital role local
journalism plays in a vibrant democracy, and we are dedicated to
sustaining and enhancing it. Learn more at http://www.jfp-local.org.