Illinois Humanities seeks a highly motivated candidate to become our new Grants Programs Manager.

The Grants Program Manager is often the first point of contact for grantee partners, providing them with information on grant opportunities and guidelines, grant proposal procedures, and capacity building activities.

This position is responsible for managing grantmaking details for grant reviewers, developing and updating communication and outreach tools, monitoring grantmaking deadlines and using software to track grant applications, payments and reports. This position interacts with a broad and diverse set of stakeholders that includes board members, volunteers, staff, consultants, and a robust community of grantee partners.