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Grant Writer - Finance

Company: Friends of Youth
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

grant writer - grants The Grant Writer secures grant-based funding from private, corporate, government and community sectors, and functions as the project lead for all grant-writing projects to which they are assigned. They are responsible for the completion of all research, writing, production, delivery, follow-up, evaluation, and measurement functions associated with their assigned grant writing projects. FLSA Status: Non-Exempt, hourly Reports To: Senior Manager of Grants essential duties 1. Write grant solicitations to all sectors of funding. 2. Serve as the project lead on all assigned grant writing projects. 3. Meet with assigned division employees to develop a work plan for each grant opportunity. 4. Identify all tasks associated with the grant-writing project and define milestones including deliverables and deadlines, so grant is completed in a responsive, accurate and timely manner. 5. Monitor the achievement of project milestones throughout the project to ensure timely completion of grant-writing projects. 6. Gather all information requested by the prospect into an appropriate, compelling, well written, error free application format. 7. Submit completed application to the prospect prior to the established deadline. 8. Follow up with prospect to determine status of the requests. 9. When funded, work with appropriate employees to complete required status reports as necessary. 10. When not funded, follow up with prospect as appropriate to seek constructive feedback. 11. Assist in the development and review of the annual grant writing plan. 12. Research potential grant sources from private, community, government, and corporate sectors for inclusion in the annual grant writing plan. 13. Participate in professional associations, training, and other community meetings to build relationships and aid in the formulation of effective and compelling grant proposals. 14. Track grant writing activity and contact information within the appropriate databases, in conformance with the established norms and procedures. Other Duties Education and Experience 1. Bachelor's degree in a human-service or business-related field preferred. 2. Minimum of 2 years of experience in grant writing, nonprofit development, or applicable experience. 3. Experience with project management/donor tracking software such as Raiser's Edge, preferred.We offer:15 vacation days per year with annual accrual interests, paid sick leave, 11 paid holidays, 2 personal days and 2 social justice leave days per year (pro-rated for part-time employees)Medical, dental and vision coverage; 24/7 access to telehealth 403(b) retirement plan and matching Long-term disability insurance and life insurance Professional development opportunities are available 24/7 on our online learning platform All employees and their immediate family members can receive free counseling and mental health support through our Employee Assistance ProgramFriends of Youth is committed to equity and creating a diverse and inclusive work environment as an equal opportunity employer. We welcome, honor, and celebrate our clients, colleagues, and communities' diverse identities and cultures. PI215932750

Keywords: Friends of Youth, Kirkland , Grant Writer - Finance, Accounting, Auditing , Kirkland, Washington

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