Grant Writer, Robert J. Miller & Associates, Inc. –Tonawanda, NY

This position is primarily responsible for developing and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations. Reporting to the COO, the Grant Writer will assemble and submit grant requests, establish and maintain personal contact and relationships with foundation contacts, conduct prospect research and maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines.

Responsibilities include

  • Developing and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations, persuasively communicating the organization’s mission and programs to potential funders;
  • Assembling and submitting grant requests, including letters, proposals, budgets, and presentations;
  • Establishing and maintaining personal contact and relationships with foundation contacts and program officers;
  • Ensuring prompt acknowledgment of foundation gifts;
  • Maintaining calendar to ensure timely submission of letters of inquiry, proposal deadlines, and reports;
  • Conducting prospect research;
  • Prioritizing projects to keep multiple projects moving promptly, meet deadlines and manage supplemental material required for proposals’

Qualifications

The successful candidate will be able to help craft funding proposals in a clear and compelling manner. Excellent writing, analytical, and research skills are essential. Candidates must be self-motivated, detail- oriented, and highly organized. A high level of computer literacy required, Candidates must possess an ability to work well under pressure and the ability to seek and synthesize information and communicate in a compelling and succinct form. A Bachelor’s degree is required.

-MUST HAVE AT LEAST 2 YEARS OF GRANT WRITING EXPERIENCE.
-NO CONTRACTORS OR CONSULTANTS

-MUST WORK IN THE TONAWANDA OFFICE

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $45,000.00 to $100,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Grant Writer: 2 years (Required)

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