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.


Are you an expert in audience engagement or data journalism? Do you teach how to use innovative tools to enhance news coverage? Have you worked on an award-winning investigation? At ICFJ, we run as many as 70 programs annually, and we are always expanding our network of trainers, speakers and mentors. If you are interested in sharing your expertise with our program participants, please fill out this form.


 

Open Positions

The Development Assistant provides crucial support for ICFJ’s fundraising initiatives in three major ways: maintaining an accurate donor database, drafting and sending donor communications and assisting with event logistics. This includes support for special campaigns and outreach efforts, both online and off, producing high-quality correspondence and e-blasts that will help generate contributions. 

The IJNet Managing Editor position encompasses a wide range of duties: editing, writing, creating social content and tracking website analytics. The position requires someone with a global outlook to assign and edit innovative stories and multimedia content for the English language site, and engage IJNet followers across social media platforms, including Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. 

The IJNet Editor position encompasses a wide range of duties: editing, writing, creating social content and tracking website analytics. The position requires someone with a global outlook to assign and edit innovative stories and multimedia content for the English language site, and engage IJNet followers across social media platforms, including Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. 

The Donor Relations Officer 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 Officer is a full-time position that reports to the Deputy VP, Events & Production. The Donor Relations Officer will work closely with ICFJ’s Vice President of Development, other members of the Development team and senior leadership as needed.
The senior program director is responsible for the operational management of program staff, program procedures and assisting the deputy vice president in the design and implementation of ICFJ programs worldwide. The senior program director assists other staff members with programs or projects as needed; and acts as a full and active member of the program team to ensure that ICFJ maintains the highest standard of quality and efficiency in all its projects. The senior program director works closely with senior management in identifying key objectives for ICFJ programs and managing individual programs.
The program manager is responsible for developing, conducting, and evaluating ICFJ programs as assigned and overseeing the flow of information within ICFJ.  The program manager acts as a full and active member of the program team to ensure that ICFJ maintains the highest standard of quality and efficiency in all its projects.

The International Center for Journalists, a nonprofit organization based in Washington, D.C., is seeking a full-time Finance and Logistics Assistant to support the Programs team in administrative duties related to finance and compliance. This position is a great opportunity for someone who is highly organized, pays close attention to detail, can multitask, has a demonstrated understanding of financial best practices and procedures and working with Microsoft Excel and Google spreadsheets. 

The program director works in the design and implementation of ICFJ programs worldwide. The program director assists other staff members with programs or projects as needed; and acts as a full and active member of the program team to ensure that ICFJ maintains the highest standard of quality and efficiency in all its projects. The director works closely with senior management in identifying key objectives for ICFJ programs and managing individual programs.

The program manager is responsible for developing, conducting, and evaluating ICFJ programs as assigned and overseeing the flow of information within ICFJ.  The program manager acts as a full and active member of the program team to ensure that ICFJ maintains the highest standard of quality and efficiency in all its projects.

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