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Program & Development Manager

The Program & Development Manager will manage project reporting and administration, lead relationship building and proposal development with new donors, and manage Semilla Nueva’s development department. They will also collaborate closely with the executive director to develop relationships with both existing and new donors, oversee proposal writing, and oversee Semilla Nueva’s communication strategy and full-time communication coordinator. In addition, they will be a senior leader on Semilla Nueva’s team, with the ability to participate in high level strategy development and the overall direction of the organization.

We are looking for a passionate, creative, and outgoing leader with a strong mind for problem solving, systems, and collaboration and who is also a very strong writer and communicator.

See the full job position details here


Semilla Nueva fellowships are designed for individuals who want to gain on-the-ground experience in a dynamic international NGO. You will not be pushing paper, here you’ll be getting your hands dirty and expected to be a contributor from the start. Our fellowships are unpaid and typically require a 6 month commitment.

Check out the video below we made for a video competition of a former fellow from Iowa State, Katelyn Fritz.

Monitoring and Evaluation Fellow

The Monitoring and Evaluation Fellow will assist with administrative, management, and accounting activities of the organization. This position will provide the opportunity to:

  • Understand the daily work involved in a rural development NGO.
  • Participate in impact studies and analyze program data.
  • Learn about the administrative and management side of non-profit work.

Our team seeks a highly motivated individual with a passion for social change who wants to hone their skills in administration and development. Preferred candidates will possess data analysis skills. Intermediate to fluent Spanish required.

See fellowship position details here.

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