Job posted by: Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation
Posted on: July 22, 2014
Make the difference! Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) is seeking a Grant Specialist to help move forward new cures and treatments for childhood cancer. This detail oriented role is integral in disseminating funds raised through the hard work and dedicated of ALSF team members.
As the steward of the grant process, you will propel forward new, and existing, grant cycles to ensure the best and most promising childhood cancer research is funded. This role will be part of the Program and Resources Team which includes a Family Resource Coordinator, Program Director, and Grant Specialist.
Working closely with the other Grant Specialist this person will be responsible for the administration of medical and nursing research grants, ensuring the website is up to date, grant guidelines are clear, grant opportunities are promoted and active grants remain in good standing. Additionally, this person is responsible for organizing grant reviews, collecting progress and final reports and corresponding with applicants.
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Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation emerged from a young cancer patient's lemonade stand and determination to help other children battling cancer. Alexandra "Alex" Scott asked for help to reach her goal of raising $1 million to help kids with cancer before she passed away in 2004. Her community and the nation responded and today the Foundation has raised over $80 million in the fight against childhood cancer.
To apply: If you are interested in ALSF's Grant Specialist position please submit a resume and cover letter describing why you would be the right fit for this role as well as your salary range to HumanResources@AlexsLemonade.org.