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Development Associate - Grants

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Magis Americas
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Washington, DC
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Published 17 days ago

Magis Americas is seeking an individual to join its team as Development Associate - Grants DA-G), reporting to the Development Manager. The DA-G will work to raise private funds to support the work of the organization. This includes responsibility for implementing an annual grants strategy and grant writing/reporting with private foundations and corporations. Specifically, the DA-G is responsible for writing proposals for both unrestricted operating revenue and restricted projects and for submitting timely and accurate reports for all existing grant funded projects in coordination with the Projects Coordinator. 

General Responsibilities 

  • Responsible for conducting the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage an average of four grant proposals and reports per month to foundation and corporate sources.
  • Support the Development Manager in conducting prospect research to identify, cultivate and solicit new grants from foundation and corporate sources. 
  • Liaise with the Communications Coordinator to ensure consistency in Magis Americas messaging, as well as collaborate with the Projects Coordinator to develop proposals and ensure timely compliance with all grant reporting as required by foundation/corporate partners. 
  • Maintain donation and grant records in CRM software (Salesforce), including grant tracking and reporting.
  • Support other development initiatives taken on by Magis Americas as needed. 

Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of Development experience. 
  • Demonstrated ability to write successful nonprofit grant proposals.
  • Experience working with projects in countries on the US sanctions list. 
  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office, Google Drive and CRM software (Salesforce). 
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish).
  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical and organizational skills, as well as attention to detail. 
  • Familiarity with the Society of Jesus a plus.
  • Authorized to work in the U.S.

Hours/Work Location

This is a full-time position (40 hours) based at our office in Washington, D.C.  Qualified remote candidates outside of Washington, D.C. will also be considered.

Magis Americas is seeking an individual to join its team as Development Associate - Grants DA-G), reporting to the Development Manager. The DA-G will work to raise private funds to support the work of the organization. This includes…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    February 14, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    January 28, 2022
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level
Salary
USD $50,000 - USD $70,000
/ year

Benefits

Benefits include:

  • Paid time off (15 vacation days, 17 holidays, 15 sick days)
  • Health insurance (100% of premiums are covered by employer for employee and all eligible dependents) 
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching (8%)

Benefits include:

  • Paid time off (15 vacation days, 17 holidays, 15 sick days)
  • Health insurance (100% of premiums are covered by employer for employee and all eligible dependents) 
  • Dental…

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
1016 16th Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20036, United States
Suite 400

Apply to This Job

Instructions:

Please submit a resume and cover letter with “Development Associate - Grants” in the subject line to Nate Radomski at jobs@magisamericas.org by January 28, 2022. No phone calls, please.

Magis Americas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Magis Americas does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by the law. We welcome applicants from a diverse spectrum of qualified candidates.

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