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Grant Writing Manager

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ORGANIZATION: Gender Freedom Society

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Gender Freedom Society is currently searching for an experienced Grant Manager and Writer who will facilitate the success of the organization’s foundation development-related activities.

Primary Objective:

  • To partner with the Development Director and Leadership Team to successfully meet our organization’s immediate and long-term grant and foundation-related development goals, with a primary focus on sustainability.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in Grant Writing program development.
  • Work with Leadership team to develop, set, and monitor all organizational grant planning and goals.
  • Manage the organization’s grant and foundation pipeline, and research new prospects.
  • Manage, cultivate, and grow relationships with new and existing grantors, including grant acknowledgments and recognition.
  • Work with Leadership team and Program Staff to determine appropriate programmatic and operational grant targets and proposals.
  • Serve as the lead grant writer for organizational grants and proposals.
  • Review and coordinate the creation of appropriate grant proposal budgets and financial reporting in partnership with the Finance team and Program Staff.
  • Manage outside contracted grant writers and coordinate internal staff to support grant writing needs.
  • Lead all interim and final reporting processes for the organization’s grants and work closely with the Program Staff and Leadership Team to accurately report on grant deliverables and objectives.
  • Manage the grant acceptance process in coordination with Finance team and Program Staff, including preparing and executing grant and partner agreements.
  • Oversee the organization’s grant management system to ensure grantor requirements are met and when necessary secure approval for grant or budget amendments during the grant period.
  • Manage a calendar for deliverables throughout the grant cycle; maintain grant related database and records, including organized filing of proposals, reports, and donor communications.
  • Report on grant and foundation metrics, goals, and progress in partnership with Executive Director.
  • Supervise a small Grant Writing team, including conducting regular check-in meetings, helping set goals and strategy, reviewing work products, and providing general guidance.


  • 1 -2 years grant-related development and fundraising experience, preferably in the nonprofit or philanthropic (with proven record of success grant writing and management)
  • Minimum of 1- 2 years of technical, business and/or grant writing experience.
  • Effective project management skills with ability to successfully manage multiple, competing priorities with tight deadlines.
  • 1-2 years of personnel/program management experience
  • Exceptional written virtual and interpersonal communication skills, including excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills, as well as a keen attention to detail.
  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Public Affairs, Nonprofit Administration, Communications, Marketing, Arts Administration, or similar fields- though degrees or certificates in other areas are welcome.
  • Strong fiscal management and budgeting skills.

Job Type: Unpaid Volunteer, 1 - 3 hours per week

Schedule: Flexible

Work Location: Remote

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About Gender Freedom Society


532 S 15th St, Fort Dodge, IA 50501, US

Mission Statement

Gender Freedom Society is an organization focused on the needs of transgender and gender non-conforming people. As a community, GFS provides a safe-space for members to meet other like-minded folks from around the world, engage in peer-to-peer counselling, and be seen and heard for who they truly are. GFS is a resource of information for the Trans/GNC community, to include providing educational resources, local gender-affirming services locations, and local trans-friendly businesses. GFS participates in national and local social activism, and provides space for members to actively plan for activism in their communities.


We are a 501c3 non profit based virtually in the United States. several of our goals include but are not limited to creating resources that do not yet exist to make the lives of people within our community a better one.





We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.


  • Brand Development & Messaging
  • Business Development & Sales Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Resource Development / Management




  • Job Type: Unpaid Volunteer, 1 - 3 hours per week Schedule: Flexible Work Location: Remote

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