Grant Writer

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Tumaini Letu

The Grant writer's primary responsibility is to write coherent, organized, and compelling proposals. They will apply their knowledge of fundraising methods and plans to reach the organization's income goals. They will collaborate with team members to assist with other fundraising projects and develop relationships with key stakeholders.

To ensure success, the Grant Writer needs to write well, have proficient knowledge of fundraising methods, and be committed to the mission of Tumaini Letu. Preferred applicants are deadline-driven team players with outstanding multitasking abilities.

Grant Writer Responsibilities:
  • Study and understand the organization's history, structure, objectives, programs, and financial needs.
  • Research grant opportunities from government and non-government agencies.
  • Draft grant proposals and supporting documents based on the funding requirements of the organization.
  • Submit proposals to grant coordinators for approval.
  • Respond to internal and external queries on drafted and submitted proposals.
  • Maintain positive relationships with fund providers and other stakeholders.
  • Collaborating with the Executive Director and the Head of Programs to send funders newsletters and to promote on-site visits.
  • Collaborating with the Head of Programs to compile an annual report
  • Maintaining records in hard copies and computer databases.
Grant Writer Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in English, communications, creative writing, or a related area (master's degree preferred)
  • A minimum of two years experience in grant writing
  • Excellent knowledge of proposal submission and fundraising process
  • Ability to study and understand programs and funding requirements of the organization
  • Strong research skills and knowledge of information sources
  • Multitasking, organizational, and time management skills
  • Ability to handle confidential matters with the utmost integrity
  • Proficient with MS Office Word and Excel.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.



Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training ProvidedFalse

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair AccessibleFalse

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Immigrants & Refugees
Arts & Culture, Children & Youth, Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

Sun Apr 02, 2023 - Mon Apr 01, 2024
05:00 PM - 04:59 PM

WHERE

Dzaleka Refugee CampM16Dowa, 100Malawi

(-13.65147,33.93597)
 

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