Posting a Job Opening at

Quick Instructions - for 501(c)(3) organizations
1. Send your job posting to and include "Job Posting" in the subject line.
2. If you are not a member, pay the $90 fee online.

Current members, all of your postings are free!

Benefits to Employers

Our job announcements page averages 4,000 unique views every month, making it a prime location for non-profit employers seeking experienced staff or enthusiastic newcomers! 

Job postings are FREE for Center for Non-Profits members and $90 per listing for all other 501(c)(3) organizations. Center members cannot transfer their membership status in order to post a position on behalf of another organization. Search firms, please call us to check the status of your non-profit client’s membership. If you pay for a job posting, then purchase a Center membership within a month, your posting fee with be deducted from your membership dues! Nonmembers can pay for their posting here.


How to Maximize Your Job Posting

Please limit your description to less than 350 words, or your listing may be truncated. We cannot attach job descriptions, but are happy to link directly to your website. Please be sure to include the following information in each submission:

  • Organization name
  • Organization address
  • Position Title
  • Geographic location where position will be based most frequently
  • A short summary of the responsibilities, duties, qualifications and other pertinent information
  • Salary range
  • How the applicants should apply
  • Deadline for applications

For fun, more comprehensive tips on creating job postings, view these two posts from Vu Le:

When you don’t disclose salary range on a job posting, a unicorn loses its wings


19 tips for making your job posting so amazing, unicorns will weep tears of joy


The Ideal Job Posting

Posts that get the most engagement on our site are short, provide the most important high-level information, and drive the applicant to your website for the full position details and additional information. A sample is below.

Job Posting sample


The Fine Print

Job announcements must be submitted via email to Please put "Job Posting" in the subject line.

Nonmembers, please pay online.

The Center will only post job openings for 501(c)(3) organizations.

No Center member, including associate members, can transfer their membership status to another organization in order to post a position. Job postings can only be for organizations with 501(c)(3) status.

Postings with more than 350 words may be truncated.

Please allow three business days for each announcement to be posted. Job announcements will be kept online at least one month from the "posted date" for the announcement. You may extend your posting for an additional four weeks by notifying the Center in advance of its automatic removal.