• Full Time
  • Tenafly

Website Kaplen JCC on the Palisades

The Kaplen JCC on the Palisades (“Kaplen JCC”) seeks a full-time Grants Manager to join our development team and implement a robust institutional funding strategy for foundation, corporation, and government support.

The Kaplen JCC development team is comprised of one part-time and four full-time professionals.  We serve an organization with an annual operating budget of almost $25M, and nearly 20% of our income is from philanthropic contributions.  We are implementing an ambitious fundraising strategy to ensure we can do more every year to benefit our community.

Reporting to the Chief Development Officer, the Grants Manager will be responsible for researching and writing letters of intent, proposals, and reports to funders, as well as maintaining grant data, processes and materials related to funders and prospects. Working closely with Program Directors, the Grants Manager will gain a deep understanding of funding needs and priorities to present the compelling story of the Kaplen JCC and the impact of our programs.

The ideal candidate is an excellent writer and project manager and thrives in a team-oriented environment. This role presents a unique opportunity to raise critical funds for a full continuum of community programs including early childhood education, the visual and performing arts, Jewish culture, senior services, disability inclusion, and more. The individual who takes on this role will have the opportunity to contribute to the growth of a thriving institution that has admirably served the community for nearly seventy-five years.

Learn more about this position at our website.

To apply for this job please visit www.jccotp.org.