Grant Writing Committee


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

GRANT WRITER COMMITTEE

Facilitates, reviews, and edits grant proposals; conducts library and electronic research; compiles data; inputs and retrieves data via computer.

  1. Research current or new foundation and individual sources of support.
    a. Identify potential funders whose giving priorities mesh with the specific programs or projects our client wishes to implement.
    b. Attain relevant information on potential funders.
  2. c. Assess potential to attract support.
  3. Write foundation grant applications and specially-crafted proposals for individual donors:
    a. Research grant application processes to assure that submissions are completed in accordance with the donor’s guidelines.
    b. Perform content research for the development of grant proposals; applications for support; letters of solicitation, intent or interest; and, other correspondence.
    c. Conduct program development activities to support current initiatives and projects of our client’s departments and institutes.
    d. Responsible for the timely preparation of application materials including budget documents, proposals and program descriptions, and all other supporting documentation as required.
  4. Work with program colleagues to prepare reports for funders:
    a. Coordinate preparation of reports with appropriate program staff.
    b. Assure that reports align with funders’ directives.
  5. Enter all actions related to donor contact, cultivation and stewardship into Raiser’s Edge/Neon CRM and ensure that the database is updated.
  6. May coordinate project activities; prepares and processes letters and correspondence.

Maintains comprehensive knowledge of particular areas involved in identifying and soliciting grants; may collaborate with various internal departments.

Conducts research on potential funding sources; maintains contact with external agencies.

Works closely with director of finance in developing and transforming ideas into grant proposals; interacts with GRCF constituencies involved in grant-funding activities; serves as departmental liaison to fund development.

Term of Office

  • One (1) Year

Time Commitment

  • 5-10 hours per month
  • Highly encouraged to attend all events

Attend all meetings & conferences

HOW TO APPLY:

Interested applicants must send an email to boardsecretary@kindahfoundation.org expressing interest in the position and attaching a resume or visit http://new.kindahfoundation.org/who-we-are/careers-with-us/. Review of applicants will begin on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, but the position will remain open until filled. No phone calls, faxes, or mailed applications please.

Skills

  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Fundraising
  • Donor Management

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 Year

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