Now Hiring: Grant Writer — Israel

Grant Writer — Israel

The Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies is an open, inclusive, diverse and intellectually challenging Jewish learning community based in Jerusalem with programs worldwide. Pardes cultivates a life-long love of Jewish learning, the Jewish people and Israel. Pardes inspires engagement in Jewish life — as communal and spiritual leaders, educators and active participants.

Pardes is seeking to hire a Jerusalem-based Grant Writer. Candidates should be team players with a track record of proven success in writing, fundraising and/or marketing, with a minimum 3 years of relevant experience. A strong interest in Pardes and its mission is essential. Being an alumnus/alumna is a plus.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Drafting, editing and refining grant proposals, reports and other donor cultivation materials.
  • Researching prospective donors.
  • Managing development-related documentation.
  • Providing support for donor cultivation and events.

Key skills required for the position include:

  • 3 years proven success in writing, fundraising and/or marketing
  • Excellent writing, editing and communication skills in English
  • Top-notch organizational skills
  • Consistent, thorough, detail-oriented and deadline-driven
  • Ability to independently manage multiple priorities and projects

This is an 80% FTE position. Interested candidates should email a cover letter (including salary requirements and references), resume, samples of professional writing and any other relevant materials to No phone calls, please.

 We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.