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Grant Writer (P/T)

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Pen to Paper Grant Consulting | Orange, CA
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Pen to Paper Grant Consulting


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Published 13 days ago

March 15, 2020
February 29, 2020
Salary based on experience ($18-$30/hr.)

Pen to Paper Grant Consulting Inc. is a specialty non-profit consulting firm with an existing client base of small to midsize non-profit organizations working in the health & human service, youth development, arts and education sectors. We offer our clients comprehensive, focused and strategic grant consulting services. These include: Grant Readiness Assessments, Prospect Research & Identification, Grant Project Development (Letters of Inquiry, Grant Applications, and Grant Proposals), and Grant Award Management services.

Our Vision: To ensure non-profit organizations achieve their mission.

Our Mission: To provide high-quality comprehensive grant consulting and development services to facilitate financial growth and support long-term sustainability among non-profit organizations.

Our Future: Pen to Paper Grant Consulting is primed for growth. With a high client retention rate (92%) and an ever-expanding network of non-profit partners making referrals for our services, Pen to Paper Grant Consulting Inc. is looking to expand its team. Our writers and consultants work remotely and receive competitive salaries with flexible work schedules. 

Pen to Paper is seeking a Grant Writer with excellent writing, editing and proofreading skills along with demonstrated proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office software (experience with Google Suite preferred). Ideal candidate will have 3+ years of experience working in the non-profit sector, 1-2 years of experience grant writing required. Candidate must be highly organized with the ability to implement systems and follow-up processes, able to effectively work autonomously under pressure, use independent judgment and produce a quality work product. Previous experience will demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of grant proposal and preparation skills as well as an ability to conduct grant prospect research and to distinguish and identify appropriate funding opportunities.

The Grant Writer is a part-time position (10-20 hrs./week) working directly with the Pen to Paper Grant Development Team. There is potential for this position to grow to full-time (30hrs+/week) with the right candidate. The Grant Writer will be responsible for writing grant applications, letters of inquiry and reports to corporate and private foundations for Pen to Paper Grant Consulting Inc. clients; coordinating grant application and report submissions; and providing clients with copies of all finalized grant materials. Primary duties include:

  • Drafting, editing and preparing competitive Letters of Inquiry, grant applications and grant reports in accordance with funder identified guidelines and/or Pen to Paper internal protocols;
  •  Communicating directly with Pen to Paper clients and program staff to obtain information necessary to draft competitive and compelling solicitations as well as comprehensive reports
  •  Researching, identifying and responding to grant opportunities for Pen to Paper clients—ability to conduct prospect research/ identify corporate and private grant opportunities; and
  • Performing administrative work related to tracking, maintaining and updating project management database and client records

The Grant Writer will work remotely, ideally in a home office location. Travel to and from Client/ Pen to Paper meetings in Orange County, Los Angeles County or beyond may be required on occasion (travel reimbursement will be provided).

Pen to Paper Grant Consulting Inc. is a specialty non-profit consulting firm with an existing client base of small to midsize non-profit organizations working in the health & human service, youth development, arts and education…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Professional

Level of Language Proficiency

Must be proficient in English

Must be proficient in English

How to Apply

Send Cover Letter, resume, and two recent writing samples

Send Cover Letter, resume, and two recent writing samples

Location

Orange, CA

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