State Policy Network

Foundation for Government Accountability

Development Researcher

  • Type: Part-Time
  • Discipline: Development
  • Location: Virtual
  • Application Deadline: June 30, 2019


The Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) is seeking a part-time contractor to provide research assistance to FGA’s development (fundraising) team. This is a great opportunity for someone who loves the challenge of digging into an unknown subject, finding out everything there is to know about it, and who seeks a highly flexible work-from-home opportunity that isn’t full-time. This position will start at 15 hours per week with the potential for a larger workload in the future.


The successful candidate will perform research on like-minded organizations and potential individual funders to help FGA find and build partnerships with new donors.


  • Highly-motivated self-starter able to work from a remote location
  • Ability to compile information cohesively and accurately
  • Efficient and able to respond quickly
  • Ability to take instruction, adapt to change, and follow through on a project
  • Familiarity with conducting detailed social media searches (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
  • Effective communication skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Knowledge of iWave and Salesforce a plus

This job can be virtual.

How to apply

Interested candidates should submit their application through this link.

Foundation for Government Accountability
Remote position