The Contemporary Jewish Museum (The CJM) seeks a Grant Writer to provide direct support to the Director of Institutional Giving in implementating The CJM’s comprehensive fundraising plans with corporations, foundations, and government agencies. This position requires excellent skills in writing, attention to detail and planning, cross-departmental collaboration, and knowledge of The Museum’s programs and donor base.
The Grant Writer manages a portfolio of corporate, foundation, and government grants, raising significant revenue through grants to meet The CJM’s development goals for institutional giving. The Grant Writer will identify new grant funding opportunities and perform grant research, grant writing, and grant reporting. The successful individual in this role will enthusiastically advocate for The CJM’s mission and have direct experience with best practices in grant writing for the arts and/or Jewish philanthropy.
Position Title: Grant Writer
Reports To: Director of Institutional Giving
Status: Regular, Full-time, Non-exempt
Please send cover letter, resume, and one grant proposal writing sample, including both a narrative and a budget, to:
Please indicate “Grant Writer” in the email subject line. No phone calls, please.
The Contemporary Jewish Museum is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin or ancestry, age, marital or domestic partner status, sex, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, The CJM will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.