Research and identify new government, corporate, foundation and private funding prospects and develop responsive proposals to increase organizational financial and program resources. The incumbent must demonstrate competencies in collecting and researching data, strategic thinking, grant writing, fundraising and be motivated to achieve the funding goals set for the position.
• Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Public Administration or related field. Grant Writing Certification a plus.
• Training in communication and public administration skills, non-profit management, and general knowledge of governmental agencies; experience with working with State & Federal Government programs and compliance issues.
• Minimum three years of demonstrated non-profit organization grant writing, and/or marketing, experience.
• Excellent reading, verbal and written communications; ability to write grants, press releases and written materials promoting agency; knowledge of basic office operations and procedures.