Director of Development and Partnerships

This role is funded by the American Journalism Project and is part of a multiyear partnership between Neighborhood News Service and Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism to rebuild local news in Milwaukee and across Wisconsin.

The Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service (NNS) is a nonprofit newsroom that serves the city’s Black and Latinx communities. Through our website, e-newsletters and News414 texting service, we report on the ordinary people who do extraordinary things, connect readers with resources and serve as a watchdog for our audience.


The Director of Development and Partnerships will work closely with the Executive Director and the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism to steward a fundraising strategy that includes local foundation and business support, reader revenue and major gifts.

The ideal candidate will be an entrepreneurial and collaborative revenue leader with experience working in Milwaukee and building strong relationships with various stakeholders, supporters and community members.


$80,000+, commensurate with experience.


Click here for more information or to apply. To apply: Please submit a PDF of your resume and answer some brief questions in the application form. If you’d like to chat about the job before applying, contact Ron Smith, NNS Executive Director, via email: [email protected]


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  • Kevin Perez
    published this page in Job Board 2022-07-27 14:44:21 -0400