Position summary: The position is an integral member of the Development Department, managing a portfolio of corporate and foundation donors and prospects. Responsibilities include writing a large volume of grant proposals and reports for corporate and foundation funders and assisting with prospect research to identify funding opportunities. The Grant Writer must possess strong problem-solving skills, a solution-oriented focus, an orientation toward multi-tasking and resourcefulness. The position will develop and implement activities that support and strengthen the entire Development Department.
Reporting to the Corporate and Foundation Relations Officer, the Grant Writer has accountability for development revenues pertinent to grant funders.
Working closely with the Corporate and Foundation Relations Officer and Director of Development, the Grant Writer will develop and implement strategies and tactics to:
Education: Bachelor’s degree required.
Experience: 1 year of experience in grant writing, fundraising, corporate and foundation relations, and/or writing and research in the non-profit sector. Demonstrated success in securing grant funding and developing partnerships and revenue opportunities with grant funders.
Allowable Substitutions: Combination of education, experience, and/or training that provides the required knowledge and skills for the position may be may be considered in lieu of education and/or experience at the company’s discretion.
How to Apply:
1. Email resume and cover letter (with salary requirements) to firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Type “Grant Writer” as the only content in the subject line of your email.