Assistant Grants Manager

Japanese American National Museum

Los Angeles, California


An Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and AAM accredited, the Japanese American National Museum needs an Assistant Grants Manager responsible for managing execution of foundation and government grants and contract awards. Team oriented individual with at least 2 years of grant administration and compliance experience and one year of finance experience. Familiarity with grant life cycle and processes.

Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance preferred. Requires grant research experience, leading project team meetings, strong proofreading skills. Internet savvy and adept at Internet-based research; familiar with online foundation directories and using databases. Development operations experience, non-profit or museum experience beneficial. Altru, MS Office and Google suite familiarity preferred. Knowledge of Japanese American history and culture a plus. Criminal background and credit check required. Requires full vaccination + booster for COVID-19 to work on-site.  

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