The International Festival of Arts & Ideas seeks a professional, freelance grant writer, who will play a vital role in the organization’s fundraising efforts. This is an independent contract position. The successful candidate will commit approximately 60-70 hours per month to this endeavor.
Following an initial orientation, work will be done remotely, with the exception of attending occasional meetings. S/he will work closely with the Director of Development, and consult with other members of the development and programming staff as necessary.
The ideal candidate is an organized, detail-oriented creative-thinker, with excellent writing, editing and oral communication skills. S/he must be able to successfully manage multiple deadlines, and ongoing projects. A commitment to the performing arts and a passion for the International Festival of Arts & Ideas’ mission is a necessity. A confidentiality clause will be part of the Letter of Agreement for this engagement.