AmeriCorps Grants Manager

Jesuit Volunteer Corps Northwest
  • Location
    Remote or Portland, Oregon
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Sep 02

Position description

Jesuit Volunteer Corps (JVC) Northwest responds to local community needs in the Northwest by recruiting, placing, and supporting volunteers who provide value-centered service grounded in the Jesuit Catholic tradition. Honoring the Divine in all things, we envision the Northwest as a sustainable region where all live in dignity, are treated justly and equitably, and actively contribute to their own empowerment and positive change in their communities. 

JVC Northwest is committed to equity, inclusion, and justice. We strive to be an equitable space for diverse identities including, but not limited to, race, sexual orientation and gender identity, ability/disability, religious beliefs, nationality, age, and economic status.

JESUIT VOLUNTEER CORPS (JVC) NORTHWEST is hiring an AmeriCorps Grants Manager (AGM) to begin late September to early October 2022. The JVC Northwest office is based in Milwaukie, Oregon, and the AmeriCorps Grants Manager position can be based remotely from anywhere in the United States. The full-time position manages all aspects JVC Northwest’s AmeriCorps grant. The AmeriCorps Grants Manager (AGM) is responsible for all aspects of management of JVC Northwest’s AmeriCorps grants. This includes ensuring the integrity of JVC Northwest’s partnership with AmeriCorps through development of program policies and documentation procedures; training of program staff, Jesuit Volunteer (JV) AmeriCorps members, and supervisors at partner agencies where JV AmeriCorps members serve; maintenance of complete files that meet regulatory requirements; tracking of performance measure data and support of program evaluation; completion of all AmeriCorps reports and management of data in eGrants; and drafting of federal grant applications.


The AmeriCorps Grants Manager demonstrates the following:
• Ability to impart the spirit of JVC Northwest and our commitment to living the values of community, simple living, social and ecological justice, and spirituality/reflection.
• Desire to work as a collaborative team member and direct independent work.
• Experience in leading a team of colleagues through program integration, training, problem solving, and grant compliance.
• Strong organizational, oral and written communication skills.
• Ability to meet the public, exercise independent judgment, work with many details, and communicate effectively with diverse peoples.
• Experience with Microsoft Office 365/Microsoft Teams for team collaboration, file management, and communication; Experience with eGrants, OnCorps, Knack or other data management software preferred.
• Experience in communications, business Administration or government programs, particularly with federal grants management.


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