Position: Senior Associate, Foundation Relations
Reports to: Director, Foundation Relations
Location: Any city with a J Street office - DC, Boston, NYC, Chicago, Philadelphia, LA (temporarily remote due to Covid)
Start Date: Immediately
J Street is seeking a gifted writer, natural storyteller and skilled editor to fill the open position of Senior Associate, Foundation Relations. The ideal candidate will have a passionate commitment to the written word and experience crafting narrative in a professional setting.
The Senior Associate will join a high-performing and collaborative National Development Team charged with raising $10 to $15 million annually in support of J Street’s mission and activities. The ideal candidate will be comfortable spending the majority of their time writing and editing fundraising narrative geared towards a diverse base of supporters including both individual donors and institutional funders across the board -- national, regional, personal and family foundations.
This position will work in partnership with the Director of Foundation Relations in envisioning and crafting proposals, reports, concept papers; in generally fulfilling the narrative requirements of J Street’s funding partners; and in both growing and strengthening the work of the Foundation Relations Department.
Primary position responsibilities
The salary range for this full-time exempt position is $54,500 - $60,000 depending on experience. Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid vacation and sick leave, personal leave, generous parental and family leave, paid time off on many federal and Jewish holidays, health and dental insurance, company-paid life insurance, a 401k program including an employer match, commuter benefits, and a flexible spending account.
J Street recognizes a staff bargaining unit affiliated with IFPTE Local 70, a union for non-profit workers. This position is included in J Street’s bargaining unit and is covered under the terms of the collective bargaining agreement.
There are no extraordinary physical requirements for the performance of the essential functions of this position. J Street will make reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
We are excited to receive applications from a broad range of applicants as we grow our organization to better reflect the diversity of the communities that care about our mission. Please submit the items listed below:
This position is available immediately. Applications are being accepted now and the position will be filled as quickly as possible.
At J Street we value an inclusive, welcoming, and diverse workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to understanding and valuing each other’s perspectives at all levels of the organization thereby creating a culture that allows us to better serve our employees, and the communities we work with. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. This policy applies with regard to all aspects of one’s employment and fellowship, including hiring, transfer, promotion, compensation, eligibility for benefits, and termination.
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