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Grants Manager

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Building One Community
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Stamford, CT
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Published 3 days ago

Position Summary: Building One Community (“B1C”) seeks a collaborative and highly organized Grants Manager to oversee all aspects of our grant management process, including researching potential foundations, coordinating grant applications & reports and providing ongoing stewardship to our foundation supporters. This full-time, exempt position reports to the Director of Development & External Relations.

Duties:

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

·      Develop a deep understanding of the organization and its programs to produce persuasive grant proposals

·      Write, coordinate and submit timely foundation letters of inquiry, grant applications and ongoing reports, working with senior management, program & finance staff

·      Maintain an up-to-date grants calendar with clear deadlines; provide monthly grant reports that show proposal development, submission deadlines and probability of funding

·      Maintain a library of relevant program, financial and other materials to use with grant applications

·      Serve as the main liaison to foundation staff regarding applications and reports; process and track all grant agreements, pledges and payments; cultivate sustaining donor relationships

·      Coordinate foundation site visits and remote calls; provide support for B1C leadership and program staff to ensure successful donor meetings

·      Ensure that foundation records are coded correctly in the donor database; create reports for management and Board committees as requested

·      Develop a prospecting system to identify new funding opportunities; evaluate giving trends of current grant foundations

·      Track grant revenue & projections; work with finance staff on organization-level budgets

·      Hire and supervise contracted grant writers as needed, for surge capacity or specialized proposals


Required Skills/Qualifications:

·      Bachelor’s degree required

·      3+ years of experience in grant writing required, with demonstrated success in securing grant awards

·      Exemplary writing skills with an ability to draft compelling proposals and case statements

·      Experience with donor databases required; DonorPerfect knowledge a plus

·      Superb organizational and interpersonal skills with colleagues, volunteers, and donors

·      Ability to manage highly sensitive and confidential donor information

·      Strong commitment to B1C’s mission


About Us: Building One Community – The Center for Immigrant Opportunity is a non-profit organization established in 2011 to provide a comprehensive resource center for immigrants in the Stamford area, Connecticut. Building One Community's mission is to advance the successful integration of immigrants and their families.


Position Summary: Building One Community (“B1C”) seeks a collaborative and highly organized Grants Manager to oversee all aspects of our grant management process, including researching potential foundations, coordinating grant…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    November 1, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Benefits

flexible hours

paid time off & holidays

health care plan

401K plan (with organization match)

short & long term disability

professional development training

employee assistance

flexible hours

paid time off & holidays

health care plan

401K plan (with organization match)

short & long term disability

professional development training

employee…

Location

On-site
75 Selleck Street, Stamford, CT 06902, United States

How to Apply

please include a cover letter with your resume

please include a cover letter with your resume

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