This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
Ayiti Now Corp
The Grant Writer is a virtual volunteer position that works directly with the Fundraising Manager. The Grant Writer will be responsible researching, writing and coordinating the grant application process; management of proposals to foundations and corporate sources in pursuit of fundraising goals.
Write high-quality grant proposal narratives, applications, and supporting documents
Responsible for researching, collecting data, and writing of each grant
Coordinates with the President to gather financial information necessary to report to grant-giving organizations.
Manage the proposal submission process to ensure timely submission of all required materials
Maintains current records in online tools to track and report grants.
Coordinate and follow-ups on the progress of submitted proposals
Inform the Fundraising Manager and the President, of grant status and needs for developing a successful grant request.
Perform prospect research on foundations and corporations to evaluate prospects for corporate and foundation grants
Perform other duties as assigned
A minimum of 2 years of experience in research and grant writing with nonprofits preferred
Bachelor’s Degree required
Minimum volunteer hours expected: 7 - 10 hrs per week
Demonstrated ability to write successful grant proposals
Detail-oriented, organized, deadline-driven
Clear, precise and compelling writing skills
Able to effectively communicate
Motivated self starter with the ability to work independently with purpose and accuracy in a fast-paced environment
Proficiency in all areas of Microsoft Office to include Word, Excel and PowerPoint