IJM is the global leader in protecting the poor from violence in the developing world. Our team of over 1,000 professionals are at work in over 25 offices. Together, we are catalyzing a global revolution that will rescue millions, protect half a billion, and make justice for the poor unstoppable.
Motivated by God’s call to seek justice for the oppressed, we believe that the way we work is as important as the results we achieve. We are a global community that cares for one another; We value joy and celebration, and we strive to provide professional excellence to all those we serve.
The Senior Lead, Grant Acquisition, is a key role on the organization’s Global Grants team, which is responsible for the growth and oversight of IJM’s portfolio of institutional grants from government, corporate, foundation, and multilateral agencies. This position collaborates with regional counterparts to identify, vet, and develop proposals for funding opportunities that align with IJM’s mission. He/she will lead proposal development for a portfolio of global institutions; and provide consultative support to regionally led proposal opportunities, partnering with regional teams to submit high quality grant applications. This role will simultaneously work to build the capacity of regional and country acquisition teams through hands-on coaching, training, and creation of global resources, tools, and templates.
This position is based at IJM Headquarters in the Washington, DC area and reports to the Global Director, Grant Partnerships.
What does IJM have to offer?
- Comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision benefits
- Monthly commuter and parking benefits
- Generous 6% retirement contribution
- Paid leave starting at 23 days
- 11 holidays (plus early release the day prior)
- Relocation reimbursement
- Daily, quarterly and annual community spiritual formation
- Robust staff care resources
Upload Resume, Cover Letter & Statement of Faith* in one document.
*What is a statement of faith?
A statement of faith should describe your Christian faith and how you see it as relevant to your involvement with IJM. The statement can either be incorporated into the cover letter or submitted as a separate document and should include, at a minimum, a description of your spiritual disciplines (prayer, study, etc.) and your current fellowship or place of worship.