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Grant and Communications Writer

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SEEC
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Silver Spring, MD
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Published 27 days ago

Job Summary

SEEC’s Grant and Communications Writer plays a critical role on the SEEC Communications and Development team. This position will support securing government and foundation grant funding, as well as provide key organizational writing that supports fundraising, communications, and marketing. We are looking for a very strong writer and communicator who can provide a consistent voice in presenting SEEC’s programs and accomplishments.

General Responsibilities:

  • Draft and/or review grant proposals and reports, tailoring each to fit specific focus areas and interests of foundation, corporate or government funders.
  • Gather, edit, and create content and collateral that supplement proposal narratives, focusing on SEEC’s program impact, innovation, and strategic operations.
  • Submit grants proposals and/or reports with strict adherence to each funder’s unique requirements, including deadlines, proposal and budget formats and all mandatory attachments
  • Share grant award documentation with accounting and, when needed, with relevant staff assigned to lead the funded project.       
  • Conduct ongoing prospect research on potential funders in new and existing markets and evaluate grant opportunities identified by the development and program teams.
  • Assist with communications and marketing materials, including but not limited to website content, supporter emails, internal and external newsletters, and fundraising direct-mail letters.
  • Write annual report and other organization marketing collateral materials to provide a consistent voice for the organization.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Writing, Journalism, or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of grant writing, prospect search and reporting experience.
  • Excellent writing and editing skills, and experience and/or interest in learning marketing writing
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications and Excel.
  • Experience using SALSA or a similar data management system.
  • Familiarity with online grant research and other nonprofit management tools (i.e., GrantWatch, PND, the Foundation Center, etc.)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to details.
  • Excellent analytical and time management skills.


About SEEC  

SEEC is a progressive nonprofit agency providing a wide range of community supports to help people with developmental disabilities live the lives they choose. Supports are provided solely in the community and are directed by the interests, needs, and aspirations of each person. Interested? Apply today!


SEEC is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce in an inclusive culture environment. SEEC does not discriminate based on disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state, or local laws.

Job Summary

SEEC’s Grant and Communications Writer plays a critical role on the SEEC Communications and Development team. This position will support securing government and foundation grant funding, as well as provide key…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    July 6, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$50,000 - $52,000

Benefits

403(b) matching, Dental insurance, FSA, Health insurance, Tuition reimbursement, Vision insurance, Disability Insurance, Employee Assistant Program

403(b) matching, Dental insurance, FSA, Health insurance, Tuition reimbursement, Vision insurance, Disability Insurance, Employee Assistant Program

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
8905 Fairview Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910, United States

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