Job Board >> Grant Writer
|Company Name||Clark College Foundation|
|Date Posted||13, Thursday 2012|
|Listing Type||Hourly Rate|
Acquiring a clear understanding of Clark College programs and needs · Identifying potential funding sources for applicable programs · Conducting extensive research into projects and grant-making organizations/requirements · Preparing accurate, exceptionally written and timely grant proposals · Tracking proposals/progress and maintaining records · Anticipating any grant process delays and ensuring timelines for requested information are achieved · Once funded, submitting progress reports to grant-making organizations in a timely, accurate fashion · Building strong relationships with the College, Board, Board Committees, Foundation team members, donors, volunteers and the community to further our mission.
Minimum 2-3 years of work experience in grant writing or related positions · A Bachelor’s degree plus applicable grant writing experience or background in a related field (to include Communication, English, Professional Writing); advanced degree plus applicable experience preferred · Proven results in obtaining funding for grant proposals · Superior writing, proofreading and interpersonal communication skills · Ability to work independently with minimal supervision · Collaborates with team members to accomplish organizational goals · Tactfully handles sensitive and confidential matters · Strong organizational abilities; must effectively handle complex/multiple tasks with strict attention to detail · Proven ability to meet deadlines · Self-motivated with an optimistic, creative approach to problem solving · Ability to grasp and analyze complex, detailed information · Enthusiastic about professional growth and development · Demonstrated passion for higher education · Computer proficiency; MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Crescendo and Internet · Experience using The Raiser’s Edge or other constituent relationship management software a plus · Previous non-profit grant writing experience and/or higher education experience is preferred
For consideration, please forward a complete application packet including the following via email. The position is available immediately and will remain open until filled.
· Résumé · Detailed one-page letter discussing why you are interested in and uniquely qualified for this important role · Names and contact information of five professional references (including at least two immediate supervisors) · Compensation requirements · Completed application Follow this link to access application: http://www.clarkcollegefoundation.org/links/2012_Application%20for%20Employment.pdf Print application, complete in ink, scan and send via email with your packet materials