Jobs at ICFJ

Thank you for your interest in the International Center for Journalists.

ICFJ is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting a diverse and international workplace. We offer a competitive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, partial tuition reimbursement, and generous annual leave.

Through the Whayne Dillehay Internship Program and Andrew Guthrie Internship Fund, ICFJ has been able to expand our internship program - a key training ground for the organization. Nearly one-third of ICFJ staffers began their careers as interns and many now assume important leadership roles.


Open Positions

The Donor Relations Manager is primarily responsible for the successful operation of the donor recognition and solicitation program, in order to enhance and grow revenue from current and prospective donors. The Donor Relations Manager is a full-time position that reports to the Director of Development. The Donor Relations Manager will work closely with ICFJ’s Vice President of Development, the Programs staff and senior leadership as needed. 

The Program Manager develops, conducts, evaluates and reports on ICFJ programs, and provides program support to program directors, as assigned. The program manager also is responsible for overseeing the flow of program-related communications within ICFJ. The program manager supervises the program assistants/officers and acts as a full and active member of the programs team to ensure that ICFJ maintains the highest standard of quality and efficiency in all of its projects.

The International Center for Journalists, ICFJ, a non-profit organization based in Washington, DC, is seeking a program director to oversee journalism programs in Latin America. Fluency in Spanish is required, and journalism experience is preferred. The program director supervises program managers, officers or assistants. 

As the Budget and Compliance Officer you will monitor compliance with general and specific grant requirements contained in the various Federal and private grants awarded to the organization; provide technical expertise ensuring grants compliance with state and federal law, funder requirements and internal policies and procedures; and develop strategic grant proposal budgets.  

The ICFJ Community/Data Manager will help drive ICFJ’s strategy to identify, engage and catalyze our unparalleled global network of journalists. The manager will work to strengthen participants’ connection with ICFJ and with one another.

The Program Manager supports ICFJ’s flagship program, the ICFJ Knight Fellowships. The Program Manager reports to the Knight Fellowships Director and plays an important role in overseeing ICFJ Knight Fellows as they lead groundbreaking experiments and projects designed to improve people’s lives through cutting-edge journalism in Latin America, Asia and other regions.


The International Center for Journalists seeks a part-time, paid intern for the International Journalists’ Network (IJNet).

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) seeks a paid intern for our programs department.