Organization: ACCESS HousingTitle: Grant Writer
Categories: Nonprofit Jobs
Region: Denver Metro Area
Org Type: 501(c)(3)
Worksite: Flexible as work may be done off-site.
Access Housing’s Mission – Founded in 1983 by a group of Adams County residents, the mission of ACCESS Housing is to help homeless families regain their independence, achieve self-sufficiency and sustain permanent housing. Our primary goal is to prevent homelessness while ensuring that the homeless families we serve never experience homelessness again in their lifetime.
General Description of Position: Responsible for comprehensive fundraising efforts utilizing various strategies such as grant writing/acquisition, obtaining major gifts, pursuing giving programs and using other fund generation strategies. Serves as advocate and representative of Access Housing in activities and efforts related to fundraising.
Job Requirements, Skills and Abilities: Must have a strong writing ability; excellent communication skills; strong organizational skills; a highly effective ability with relationship building and networking in the community; time management; big picture person with attention to detail; commitment to ACCESS Housing’s mission; and ability to collaborate with a wide variety of groups to reach fundraising goals.
Must have a track record of fundraising for community based non-profits including but not limited to: grant writing, marketing, major/planned gifts and giving programs. Proof of writing skills including samples of grant writing efforts; (3) years of experience in fundraising including grant writing for non-profits with experience complying with donor requirements. Effective computer usage skills including use of related fund raising software/applications. Familiarity with community and human services non-profit organizations/ agencies a plus
Compensation: Salary is on a contingency basis earned as a pre-set percentage of actual grants, funds or other revenue acquired and received by ACCESS Housing, Inc.
To Apply: Send your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to ACCESS Housing, Inc., 6978 Colorado Blvd., Commerce City, CO 80022, Attention: Executive Director.
EOE – M/F/D/V
This is a posting on Colorado Nonprofit Association’s Career Center.