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County of Alameda

Fund Development and Grant Specialist (#0310)


To apply, please visit Alameda County's job website: https://jobapscloud.com/alameda/


$33.85-$49.99 Hourly / $2,708.00-$3,999.20 BiWeekly / $5,867.33-$8,664.93 Monthly / $70,408.00-$103,979.20 Yearly

DESCRIPTION

Under direction, plans, writes, develops, coordinates and directs activities in fund development and grant management; provides analytical and technical assistance in the strategic planning and implementation of activities to financially build and sustain programs and services; and perform other related duties as assigned.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

1. Provides analytical and technical assistance in the strategic planning and implementation of activities to financially build and sustain programs and services.

2. In collaboration with agency management identifies opportunities to build or expand on effective practices or program innovation through fundraising.

3. Analyzes current County data and identifies funding gaps in customer programs and services.

4. Plans, develops, coordinates, writes and submits grant proposals to local, county, state, federal, and private funding; coordinates the grant application process engaging the funder and relevant parties as needed.

5. Identifies and analyzes funding opportunities and barriers to grant implementation, and makes recommendations.

6. Analyzes revenue source data and prepares recommendations; prepares financial information, summaries, and written reports and correspondences to support fundraising efforts.

7. Develops and implements marketing and outreach strategies related to fund development activities; collaborates with vendors to design marketing materials.

8. Serves as liaison to potential funders, community organizations, other County departments, governmental agencies and the public.

9. Develops, implements and manages fundraising events, and capital and individual donor campaigns.

10. Interprets and applies a variety of policies, rules and regulations; provides information which may require tact and judgment.

11. Conducts presentations to Department Head, executive and management staff, potential funders, key supporters and stakeholders as requested by the Administrator designee.

12. Assists in the preparation of contract and grant agreements; monitors grant agreements for compliance; and assists with the development of an accountability system, evaluation measures and reporting requirements.

13. Attends, participates, and takes clear and concise notes of relevant actions and/or decisions in a variety of meetings and committees.

14. Operates a variety of standard office equipment including work related computer systems and technology; may drive a County or personal vehicle to make site visits and attend meetings.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Possession of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in business administration, public health administration, health care administration, education, social science or a field related to work.

AND

Experience: The equivalent of three years of full-time experience in fund development which included revenue generation through competitive federal grant applications, and two years of experience in other fund development activities including state and foundation competitive grant writing, bond financing, and/or private fundraising.

(Two years of additional experience as outlined above may be substituted for the education requirement.)

License: Possession of a valid California Motor Vehicle Operator’s License.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

Knowledge of:

• Public and private funding sources.

• Fund development and grant management techniques.

• Online national, state, and local data sources to support the preparation of grant applications.

• Federal and foundation grant research databases.

• Principles and techniques of grant writing, administrative and budgetary analysis.

• General marketing techniques.

• General principles of public administration.

• Health and Social services and resources.

• Computer applications related to work.

Ability to:

• Research, analyze and make recommendations.

• Communicate clearly and effectively both orally and in writing.

• Write grants.

• Make formal presentations to a variety of groups.

• Plan, organize, coordinate and prioritize work.

• Work independently, collaboratively with multidisciplinary team, community resources and organizations.

• Demonstrate interpersonal sensitivity.

• Establish and maintain cooperative work relationships with department/agencies and the community.

• Exercise sound judgment.

• Be flexible.




 

County of Alameda

Fund Development and Grant Specialist (#0310)


To apply, please visit Alameda County's job website: https://jobapscloud.com/alameda/


$33.85-$49.99 Hourly / $2,708.00-$3,999.20 BiWeekly / $5,867.33-$8,664.93 Monthly / $70,408.00-$103,979.20 Yearly…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    April 23, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$70,408 - $103,979

Benefits

Alameda County offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that affords wide-ranging health care options to meet the different needs of a diverse workforce and their families. We also sponsor many different employee discount, fitness and health screening programs focused on overall well being. These benefits include but are not limited to*:

For your Health & Well-Being

  • Medical – HMO & PPO Plans
  • Dental – HMO & PPO Plans
  • Vision or Vision Reimbursement
  • Share the Savings
  • Basic Life Insurance 
  • Supplemental Life Insurance (with optional dependent coverage for eligible employees)
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance 
  • County Allowance Credit
  • Flexible Spending Accounts - Health FSA, Dependent Care and Adoption Assistance
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Voluntary Benefits - Accident Insurance, Critical Illness, Hospital Indemnity and Legal Services
  • Employee Assistance Program

For your Financial Future

  • Retirement Plan - (Defined Benefit Pension Plan)
  • Deferred Compensation Plan (457 Plan or Roth Plan)

For your Work/Life Balance

  • 11 paid holidays
  • Floating Holidays
  • Vacation and sick leave accrual
  • Vacation purchase program
  • Management Paid Leave**
  • Catastrophic Sick Leave
  • Group Auto/Home Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Guaranteed Ride Home
  • Employee Wellness Program (e.g. At Work Fitness, Incentive Based Programs, Gym Membership Discounts)
  • Employee Discount Program (e.g. theme parks, cell phone, etc.)
  • Child Care Resources
  • 1st United Services Credit Union  


Alameda County offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that affords wide-ranging health care options to meet the different needs of a diverse workforce and…

Location

On-site
1111 Jackson Street, Oakland, CA 94607

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