Careers: Director of Grants

Careers: Director of Grants

Organization: LifeNet International
Position Location: Remote, US
Reports to: Vice President of Advancement
Member of: LifeNet Advancement Team

LifeNet International is hiring a full-time Director of Grants to support LifeNet’s fundraising efforts in order to achieve the organization’s growth goals.

LifeNet International has improved over 19 million patient visits to date in sub-Saharan Africa. With a proven model and lifesaving impact, we are pursuing growth goals in order to improve health outcomes for a greater number of people in sub-Saharan Africa. This vision includes growing LifeNet’s revenue from $4.5M in 2021 to $10M in 2025, which will allow our program teams to facilitate the improvement of 10 million patient visits, across 10 countries, in 2025. The Director of Grants will support LifeNet’s fundraising and communications efforts in order to achieve the organization’s growth goals.

The work environment is fast-paced, the team is supportive, and the opportunities are exciting. The Director of Grants will be a part of unprecedented growth at the organization with opportunity for personal growth and involvement in the organization’s development. Success in this role will support the organization’s attainment of its vision and desire to ensure lifesaving healthcare for many of the world’s most underserved patients.

This position is the point person for all of LifeNet’s grant-related work and ensures congruency between grants acquired and programs delivered. The Director of Grants will work closely with all programs, M&E, finance, and advancement teams to acquire and report on grants and to ensure grant programs are implemented according to agreements. The Director of grants will report directly to the Vice President of Advancement; will lead and participate in all grant-related activities; and will manage consultants and contractors for grants related work, and (future) grant team members.

Job Description & Qualifications

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To Apply

Your application must consist of a cover letter with references, your curriculum vitae/résumé, and 3 writing samples. Please submit all applications via email to with the subject line: “Director of Grants”