Grants Manager

Job Type

Full Time

Published

09/10/2018

Address

100 W 10th Street
10th Floor
Wilmington
DE
19801
United States

Description

Organization Overview

Tech Impact is a nonprofit whose mission is to empower communities and nonprofits to use technology to better serve our world. We provide affordable technology services, support, and training to hundreds of nonprofits across the nation. We also prepare individuals for careers through our workforce development and education programs (ITWorks, CXWorks, and PunchCode). www.techimpact.org, www.itworks.org, www.cxworks.org, www.punchcode.org


Position Overview

The Grants Manager reports to the Development Director. Primary responsibilities are corporate, foundation, and government grant writing and administration, outcomes tracking and reporting, and research. This individual will also provide support to the Development Team for annual appeals, donation tracking and acknowledgement, and the annual major fundraising event.


Position Location                                                                                    

This position is located primarily in our Wilmington, Delaware office, with regular travel to our headquarters and program site in Philadelphia, and some local or regional travel as needed to support our programs and events.


Compensation and Benefits

This is a full-time, exempt position with full benefits and a salary commensurate with experience.


Specific Job Responsibilities

·        Manage the grants and reports calendars to ensure all deadlines are met.

·        Prepare corporate, foundation, and government grant applications and reports.

·        Track data and supporting documentation for grants, include maintenance of accurate data in a CRM (Salesforce), and hardcopy and electronic documentation, as required.

·        Research funding opportunities at the local, state, and national levels.

·        Prepare grant and donation acknowledgements and other correspondence.

·        Assist with the annual appeal.

·        Provide support for the annual luncheon fundraising event.

·        Assist with special projects as needed.

Job Qualifications

·        3 to 5 years of experience working at a nonprofit organization in a fundraising capacity is required.

·        3+ years of grant writing, administration, and reporting experience is required.

·        Excellent technical and persuasive writing skills and oral communication skills are required.

·        Experience with funder and donor research is required.

·        Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office software, specifically Word and Excel, and some experience with CRM databases, such as Salesforce, is required. 

·        The ability to think independently and creatively, plan and meet deadlines while multi-tasking, and exercise sound judgment and diplomacy is required. This individual should be organized and detail-oriented, energetic, team-oriented, and results-oriented.

·        The ideal candidate will possess knowledge of and familiarity with the government grants landscape, including Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) funding, as well as workforce development trends and best practices.

·        A strong knowledge of nonprofit accounting and budgeting is a plus.



Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


Employment Policy

As an equal opportunity employer, Tech Impact embraces diversity and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of age, race, color, creed, sex, gender identity, religion, marital status, veteran’s status, national origin, disability, or sexual orientation.


ADA SPECIFICATIONS (Physical demands that must be met in order to successfully complete the essential functions of the job) – must be able to lift up to 25 pounds.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the individual(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as necessary. In addition, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Benefits

We offer a generous benefits package!

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Jobs@techimpact.org


How to Apply: All candidates must submit a cover letter, resume, and current writing sample with the subject line “Grants Manager” to Jobs@techimpact.org.


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