Director, Jewish Women's Foundation of New Jersey

Jewish Community Foundation of Greater MetroWest NJ, 901 Route 10, Whippany, NJ 07981


The Jewish Community Foundation of Greater MetroWest NJ (JCF) seeks a Director for the Jewish Women’s Foundation of New Jersey, a JCF Advisory Council Fund. 

The Jewish Women’s Foundation of New Jersey (JWF) is a collaborative philanthropy, with members who are dedicated to empowering all women and girls through education, advocacy, and strategic grant making.

JWF seeks a highly organized candidate for a part-time Director position who will actively manage the operations and activities of the JWF with the advice and consent of the Membership.  The Director will work with members, including but not limited to the Executive Committee, to plan and execute annual grant cycles, implement educational programming, develop new members, oversee JWF financial activity and administer financial policies.  The Director is the sole employee of JWF.

Qualifications and skills required:

  • Experience in non-profit grant administration
  • Experience in budgeting and other fiscal management operations
  • Demonstrated ability to direct and engage members to achieve the mission of JWF
  • Experience in recruiting new members as well as retaining current members
  • Experience in marketing a foundation to the public
  • Microsoft office, the ability to set up and maintain email and file sharing systems, calendars, simple databases and the willingness and ability to explore and learn new systems including but not limited to social media and websites. 

Please email a cover letter and resume with salary requirement to: