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Positions we are currently looking for:

  1. Accountant
  2. Grants Consultant
  3. Editorial Coordinator

Accountant Job Description

We are looking for an Accountant to provide administrative support and financial expertise for the organization. You will be responsible for maintaining and updating Sahiyo’s budget and funds. You are also responsible for creating programming budgets for grant proposals, as needed.

Sahiyo works transnationally, but this part-time position will be for someone who can primarily support U.S. programming. As the position is virtual, the Accountant can be located anywhere within the U.S., but must be comfortable working independently and remotely. You are expected to work 12 hours per month for at least a 12 month period.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Create organizational operating and program budgets for each new fiscal year
  • Provide quarterly overview of organizational operating and program budgets’ discrepancies

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Grants Consultant Job Description

We are looking for a Grants Consultant to provide support on grant applications for Sahiyo’s programs. You will use your expertise to assist the Development Team in writing, editing, and revising a strong grant proposal, in order to secure funding for Sahiyo’s work.

Sahiyo works transnationally, but this position will be for someone who can primarily support U.S. development and programming. As the position is virtual, the Grants Consultant can be located anywhere within the U.S., but must be comfortable working independently and remotely. The consultant will work on an ‘as needed’ basis.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Assist Development Team with grant applications
  • Draft, edit, and revise grant proposals
  • Assist in maintaining grant organizational documents
  • Offer expertise on strategic grant funding/development plan with Development Coordinator and Executive Director

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Editorial Coordinator Description:

We are currently looking for individuals to commit to 8 hours/week to curate Sahiyo’s blog, including collaborating with bloggers, and copyediting and writing material. The Editorial Coordinator will also create Sahiyo’s monthly newsletter. As the position is virtual, the Editorial Coordinator can be located anywhere in the United States, but must be comfortable with working independently and remotely. This is a great opportunity for someone to work with an internationally-recognized organization, and learn how organizations develop from the ground up. 

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Support Sahiyo in gathering stories for our blog and disbursing them across our social media channels
  • Editing and writing blog posts, website copy, press releases and other content
  • Reviewing Sahiyo blog posts and other content for accuracy and fact-checking
  • Identifying post ideas that will support Sahiyo’s mission
  • Creating a monthly newsletter 
  • Collaborating with Sahiyo staff for special projects, meetings, etc.
  • Other related tasks as necessary

Desired Qualifications: 

  • Excellent grammar and punctuation skills of a confident writer
  • Solid communication skills
  • Familiarity with WordPress.com, Joomla, Google Docs, MS Office and basic design software (e.g. Canva, Photoshop, InDesign) and Mailchimp
  • Hardworking, driven, energetic, results-oriented and independent 

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