Responsible for writing proposals for both unrestricted operating revenue and restricted projects and for
submitting timely and accurate reports for all existing grant funded projects.
Responsible for conducting the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage
grant proposals to foundation and corporate sources.
Assist Director of Development by performing prospect research on foundations and corporations
to evaluate prospects for corporate and foundation grants.
Work with Director of Finance to gather information necessary to report to corporate/foundation
funders on current grant programs.
Comply with all grant reporting as required by foundation/corporate donors.
Understand institutional history and programs.
Maintain current records in digital and in paper files, including grant tracking and reporting.
Knowledge and Skills:
Strong written communication skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive
Strong editing skills.
Attention to detail.
Ability to meet deadlines.
Knowledge of fundraising information sources.
Experience with proposal writing and institutional donors.
Knowledge of basic fundraising techniques and strategies.
Knowledge and familiarity with research techniques for fundraising prospect research.
Strong contributor in team environments
Minimum of two years experience with grant writing.
Bachelor’s degree in English or related field.
Previous experience with non-profit fundraising.
Experience working in deadline-driven environments.
Able to work well in a team environment, handle multiple assignments and meet deadlines.
Hourly rate, commensurate with experience.
To apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org with cover letter and resume.