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International Catholic Migration Commission, Inc.


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Published 14 days ago

February 28, 2020

SCOPE OF WORK 

ICMC is immediately seeking a part-time Project Support Associate, to be based remotely, who will contribute to ICMC’s overall fundraising strategy in the United States. The ideal candidate will be a team player with strong grant writing skills, who is able to work independently in a remote setting. Duties are not expected to exceed 20 hours/week.


RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • In close coordination with Head of the ICMC Liaison office in Washington, DC, and fund-raising staff in Boston, serve as the lead writer for concept notes and full proposals; 
  • Develop and maintain informational backgrounders and standard language for proposals for all ICMC areas of interest;  
  • Research donors- governmental, foundations, and corporations who may be of interest to ICMC;
  • Review final proposal packages before submission and manage quality assurance; 
  • In close coordination with relevant staff, track proposal submissions, responses, and feedback; 
  • Participate in conference calls for team strategy development and informational webinars; and
  • Other related duties, as assigned 

 

REQUIREMENTS 

  • 2+ years of experience preparing and submitting funding applications (required)
  • 1+ years of experience preparing and submitting USAID and/or State Department proposals (required)
  • Bachelor’s degree (required);
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and strong interest in humanitarian, migration, and child protection issues (required) with prior field experience (preferred); 
  • Experience developing abstract ideas and concepts into complete proposal packages; 
  • Outstanding communicator and exceptional writer with strong editing skills- for both coherence and adherence to proposal requirements; 
  • Ability to work in a small team and manage multiple projects and deadlines; 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including collaboration within a multicultural environment; 
  • Consistent and reliable computer and internet access, including video conferencing capabilities;
  • Understanding of, and commitment to, the mission of ICMC;  
  • Basic understanding of, and respect for, the Catholic Church-related values and principles underlying ICMC’s humanitarian and advocacy activities; 
  • Authorized to work in the U.S. at the time of application 

SCOPE OF WORK 

ICMC is immediately seeking a part-time Project Support Associate, to be based remotely, who will contribute to ICMC’s overall fundraising strategy in the United States. The ideal candidate will be a team player with strong…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Part Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

How to Apply

HOW TO APPLY

Interested candidates should submit (via email to: KONGLIM@icmc.net, subject: “ICMC PSO Application- First Name Last Name”): a detailed CV (3 pages max.), a motivation letter noting where you heard about the posting, and a writing sample (2 pages max.).

The closing date for receipt of applications is February 28, 2020, however applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis. Interviews with shortlisted candidates may be conducted before the closing date. Early submission is strongly encouraged.

Owing to the expected volume of applications, ICMC regrets that only applicants shortlisted for an interview will be notified.


ICMC is committed to a Zero-Tolerance Policy toward sexual exploitation, abuses and all forms of unlawful harassment, including but not limited to sexual harassment. Screening of applications includes the vetting for records of prior misconduct and reference checking. ICMC may take other necessary measures to ensure that people involved in substantiated cases of sexual exploitation, abuse and harassment will not be recruited.

ICMC is committed to equal employment opportunities for all applicants. ICMC does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, color, national origin, religion, physical or mental ability, marital status and age.


DATA PROTECTION

By submitting an application, you agree that ICMC collects and manages the information that you provide. Your personal information will be used for recruitment purposes only. Your application will be treated with strict confidentiality.

HOW TO APPLY

Interested candidates should submit (via email to: KONGLIM@icmc.net, subject: “ICMC PSO Application- First Name Last Name”): a detailed CV (3 pages max.), a motivation letter…

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Washington, DC

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