Grant Associate

Full time
50,000 - 60,000
Locationlacounty Calendar07/18/2019   Full time 50,000 - 60,000

Mission driven non-profit community developer and affordable home builder seeks experienced technical Grant Writer to research and write grant proposals for submission to potential funding sources.  

As a member of the Development Team, the successful candidate will:

  • Conduct a full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals to government, corporate, local, and national foundations
  • Identify and research corporate, foundation, and governmental sources of funding, including proposal requirements and submission deadlines
  • Cultivate new relationships, as well as maintain and manage ongoing relationships with major funders and account representatives as assigned
  • Compile information necessary to produce reports for funders
  • Comply with all grant reporting as required by donors
  • Maintain current records in database including grant tracking and all reporting requirements
  • Track statistics relevant to provide written materials necessary for donor stewardship
  • Assist with other fundraising projects as requested

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Marketing, Business, or other relevant fields
  • Knowledge of non-profit housing preferred
  • Minimum 3-5 years in grant writing experience, and experience with fundraising techniques and strategies
  • Excellent writing, technology, and research skills required. Strong written communication skills, ability to write clear, articulate, and persuasive proposals
  • Meticulous attention to detail, and ability to meet deadlines on a consistent basis.
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