Center for Family Life-Grants Manager

Job Type

Full Time


Details: Competitive




Sunset Park
New York
United States



 Center for Family Life, a nationally-recognized social service program in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, seeks a Grants Manager to join our agency leadership team. Our ideal candidate is detail-oriented with excellent verbal and written communication skills, knowledge and experience in project and budget management, and will bring a passion for neighborhood-based work to enrich the lives of youth, families, and community. 


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:


  • Maintain current public and private funding portfolio, including coordinating all components of submissions, communicating specific tasks/needs to appropriate staff, contributing content to and monitoring project status for proposals and reports.

  • Identify areas for new grant development. Develop initial outreach to solicit grants and respond to RFPs. Coordinate review of resources such as the Foundation Library and other grant making newsletters

  • Represent the agency in meetings with public and private funders.

  • Work with fiscal staff to develop expenditure reports for current grants and to develop budgets for proposed grants.

  • Provide oversight of private donor fundraising activities, including an annual appeal and

annual individual donor development event.

  • Provide oversight of fundraising events, communicate specific tasks/needs to appropriate staff involved in events.

  • As a member of agency's senior leadership team, participate in strategic planning, program evaluation, and development of annual staff professional development retreat.

  • SCO Family of Services is an equal employment opportunity employer



  • Bachelor's Degree required, Master's degree preferred.
  • 3 years Professional experience in grants writing/management preferred
  • Highly organized and able to manage time efficiently




: Administration 

Primary Location

: New York-Brooklyn-Sunset Park 


: SD020 


: Full-time 



Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Julia Jean-Francois at