Organization: Cady FoundationTitle: Grant Writer
Categories: Nonprofit Jobs
Region: Denver Metro Area
Org Type: 501(c)(3)
The Heart & Hand Center is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of at risk youth and their families, in the Northeast Five Points Community of Denver. The Center runs programming for Kindergarten-12th grade youth, Monday-Friday, from 3:00-6:30pm. Additionally, we extend support to enrolled families by providing resources, referrals, and emergency assistance to guardians.
The Grant Writer is responsible for helping secure grant sources for the Heart & Hand Center. They will be the contact on all grant applications and will take the lead on all aspects of the grant writing process. The Grant Writer will work under the supervision of the Chief Administrative Officer.
· Research potential grants opportunities for the Heart & Hand Center
· Compile information on all potential grants, such as: deadlines, criteria to qualify for grant, information required to complete grant, etc.
o Maintain organized and accurate records of all submitted grants, future grants, funded grants, and declined grants.
o Maintain organized calendar of all granting deadlines
· Work with the Chief Administrative Officer to gather appropriate materials for each grant application
· Compose grant narrative, and all subsequent sections of each grant application
· Complete all Grant Reports, after funding is received
· Other duties as assigned
· Must have 3-5 years of grant writing experience, with a track record of success
· Exceptional writing skills
· Excellent organization skills
· Strong research skills
· Must be proficient in all Microsoft Office programs
o Power Point
· Must have strong communication skills
· Must be a self starter, with the ability to work independently and as a part of a team
This is part time position, requiring 15 hours per week, with the potential for increased hours.
Submit resume, cover letter, and compensation requirements to Nikki Cady by email firstname.lastname@example.org with Grant Writing Position as the subject heading.
This is a posting on Colorado Nonprofit Association’s Career Center.