The Grant Writer will be responsible researching, writing and coordinating the grant application process. Must have clear, precise and compelling writing skills, be detailed-oriented, organized and deadline-driven. Responsible for management of proposal process and finding new opportunities for funding. This is a freelance position of approximately 10 – 15 hours a month.
Duties include, but are not limited to: Write high-quality grant proposal narratives, applications, and supporting documents. Responsible for researching, collecting data, and writing of each grant. Work with Director of Grants to compile financials and budget data. Manage the proposal submission process to ensure timely submission of all required materials as well as follow up reporting to funders. Develops and maintains a proposal calendar, coordinate and follow-up on the progress of submitted proposals. Develops an annual strategy for new sources of funding, conduct prospect research to identify, cultivate and solicit new grants.
This freelance position reports to the Director of Grants and Annual Giving.