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Propeller is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to taking positive action necessary to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants.




Senior Grant Writer

Position Overview
The Senior Grant Writer will work with the Director of Development, Carly Hill, to play a key role in helping Propeller to reach its annual fundraising goal. The Senior Grant Writer serves as Propeller’s primary written storyteller, developing, writing, stewarding, and managing grants. The Senior Grant Writer also assists in managing the day-to-day internal operations of development efforts and cultivation of select donors. The ideal candidate for this role brings strong grant writing, organizational, and interpersonal skills to the position to support an efficient and productive department.

Major Responsibilities & Outcomes

Grant Writing & Management

Individual Donors, Sponsors, and Special Events

Development Administration

Critical Competencies

Required Experience

Preferred Experience

Manager: Carly Hill, Director of Development

Compensation: $64,728 – $74,124/year. Propeller also offers a competitive benefits package that includes health, dental, and vision insurance, long- and short-term disability insurance, retirement, paid time off, and professional development.

Location: New Orleans, LA. Applicants must be located or willing to relocate to New Orleans. Travel with some evening and weekend work required.

Position Type: This is a salaried and exempt position.

Start Date: October 1, 2021

To Apply

Application Deadline: July 31, 2021. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. We encourage anyone interested to apply as soon as possible.

Application Directions:

Apply here presenting your resume, cover letter, 1-2 writing samples (i.e. grant proposal, fundraising letter, or sponsorship proposal), and responses to the questions below. In your cover letter, please explain how you heard about Propeller and your interest and qualifications in the position. You can address a cover letter to Carly Hill who is the hiring manager for this position.


Propeller Incubator Host, Work Trade

We are no longer accepting applications at this time.

Your Role

As a host, you will be the first point of contact for our members, guests, and curious community members who come into the space. Your job is to orient all stakeholders to make sure that everyone is getting the most out of Propeller Incubator, our community and resources.

Host Responsibilities

Time Commitment

As a host we ask you to commit to working 15 hours per month for a 2 – 6 month time frame.


During 2- 6 months of your hosting, you will receive a co-working membership with 24/7 access, introductions and mentoring from Propeller staff when requested, references from Propeller team members, and access to meeting and event spaces for your own activities if needed.

To Apply:

We are no longer accepting applications at this time.