Grant writer needed for youth development and real estate acquisition.
-Developing and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant making organizations
-Assembling and submitting grant requests, including letters, proposals, budgets and presentations
-Establishing and maintaining personal contact and relationships with foundation contacts and program officers
The successful candidate will be able:
-To craft funding proposals in a clear and compelling manner
-Excellent writing, analytical and research skills are essential
-Candidates must be self motivated, detail oriented, and highly organized, and have experience using online databases and other sources to locate biographical, financial, and philanthropic information.
-Knowledge of social finance space is a plus
-A high level of computer literacy is required, including familiarity with CRM software such as Salesforce
-A solid understanding of budgets as they relate to proposals and grants
Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 3 years relevant experience are required