Main Areas of Responsibility:
The Grants Administrator is a full-time position that reports to the Executive Director and works collaboratively with the Grants Team. This position is responsible for coordinating the development, administrative management, reporting, and closeout of grants. The Grants Administrator will ensure that the Institute’s grant-making and related processes, documents, procedures, and implementation are executed professionally, efficiently, and in a manner consistent with best grant seeking practices.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
Responsible for preparation, submission, and management of all Institute grant proposals to foundations, corporations, government entities, and other grant-making organizations. Performs research on upcoming opportunities and evaluate prospects for alignment with Institute initiatives. Attends informational webinars and networking events with potential funders. Track and report status of all contacts, submissions, and results to the Executive Director.
Education: Bachelor's degree
Experience: At least two years of grantwriting and contract experience. Four additional years of experience may be accepted in lieu of degree.
Strong written communication skills. Strong editing skills. Excellent organizational, verbal, interpersonal, and written skills with attention to detail. Ability to meet deadlines. Flexibility and ability to multi-task many different activities that may involve competing deadlines is critical. Knowledge of fundraising information sources.