Development Manager

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $45,000.00
Maximum: $60,000.00
Details: depending on experience, qualifications, and skills.




44 Belchertown Rd
United States


Overall Responsibility: Coordinates and manages the proposal generation process through contract phase for all complex, cross-cutting grant applications and hybrid fee-for-service engagements. Identifies prospective sources of philanthropic supports and manages prospect plans.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred
  • At least 5 year’s related experience and demonstrated track record in government or foundation-funded projects or in combination with experience in new business development
  • Familiarity with human rights funding networks in the U.S. and internationally; the ideal candidate will bring a history of successful relationships with members of these networks
  • Excellent English-language writing, editing, and proof reading skills
  • Demonstrated success working effectively on numerous projects at once – a multi-tasker
  • Familiarity with project and program design structures and approaches, including logic models
  • Comfortable working in an ambitious and fast-paced environment.
  • Strong organizational skills – ability to manage projects from concept to completion and coordinate teams to meet deadlines
  • Exemplary ability to conduct high-quality research and efficiently and succinctly summarize learning
  • Personal reliability and commitment to organizational success
  • Interest and/or experience in human rights issues strongly preferred
  • Extensive knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Office suite.

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

To Apply: Please email cover letter and CV detailing your relevant experience against the skills and qualifications above to: with the subject line Development Manager. No telephone inquiries will be accepted for this position.