Part-time Grant Writer


Job Type

Part Time Contract

Remote

Ok

Salary

Details: Rate and hours are wholly dependent on experience and budget demands

Published:

04/05/2018

Start Date:

05/15/2018

Application Deadline:

04/30/2018

Address

Brooklyn
New York
United States

Description

NYC Yoga Project has an immediate opening for a part-time Grant Writer. The Grant Writer will conduct research, assess mission match for available grants, create and assemble grant requests, and represent the agency at grant presentations. The Grant Writer will be expected to maintain a calendar of submissions and report deadlines. The Grant Writer may be required to prepare timely and accurate reports for awarded grants.

This position reports to the Treasurer and works in partnership with our Program Developers. This is a Part time/Contract based employee (W-9). Rate and hours are wholly dependent on experience and budget demands.

 

Responsibilities:

·     Research funding opportunities that align with the short term and long term funding needs and goals of the agency

·     Communicate the agency’s mission and programs to potential funders. 

·     Conduct the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals to federal, state, local and foundation funding sources. 

·     Maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines to ensure timely submission of letters of inquiry, proposal deadlines, and reports. 

·     Ensure Agency compliance with all grant requirements. 

·     Keeps Grant policies and procedures current and accurate for auditors and reviewers. 

·     Prioritize multiple grant opportunities to ensure multiple proposals proceed in a timely manner.

·     Manage supplemental material required for proposals. 

·     Design and incorporate strategic planning with each program on the narrative and budget that produces results and solutions to identified needs. 

·     Generate revenue for programs through timely submission of well researched, well written, and well documented grant proposals. 

·     Compile data, prepare reports, success stories, and other relevant information for programs

·     Ensure grant compliance, and assist with grant proposal development

·     Provide a monthly briefings prior to monthly board meetings through coordination with the Treasurer. 


Qualifications:

·      4 years in the field of grant writing with a successful track record.

·      A bachelor's degree in English, Public Administration or a related field is required. 

·      Experience working in deadline-driven environments. 

·     Strong enough Math skills for Grant Budgeting

·     A successful track record in setting priorities, information delivery, and time management.

·     Understanding of contract requirements management including activity design and data collection to ensure compliant contract expectations. 

·     Highly organized, wearing multiple hats in an ambiguous and fast-moving environment.

·     Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including interpersonal communication and presentations.

·     Proficient computer skills and knowledge including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are essential.

·     Work independently and meets deadlines.

·     Offers of employment may be contingent on satisfactory results of a criminal history background check.

·     Passion for NYC Yoga Project’s mission and work to create an organization where NYC Yoga Project leaders thrive

 

Compensation:

·     Part time, non-exempt. Rate and hours are wholly dependent on experience and budget demands

 

To apply:

Potential applicants should review NYC Yoga Project’s website, social media pages and Youtube channel to understand our mission. All interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and at least two successful proposal samples in Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF to: nycyogaproject1@gmail.com 

No phone calls please.

 

About the Organization:

New York City Yoga Project is a 501c3 whose mission is to provide yoga to underserved New Yorkers. NYC Yoga Project supports equal access to yoga and mindfulness practices that support healing, resilience, restorative justice, community building and positive social change in New York. NYC Yoga Project provides yoga to underserved populations through our Outreach Program and turns students into teachers through the Impact Program. Through yoga, NYC Yoga Project seeks to inspire change in the lives of underserved individuals through a grassroots perspective in building a better live for themselves and so they can share their gifts and talents with the world. 

 

Position will be remote, however, applicant should be accessible to the downtown Brooklyn, NY area.

 

Equal Opportunity:

NYC Yoga Project is an Equal Opportunity employer. We actively seek applications from all persons regardless of their race, color, ancestry, religious creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, medical/physical/mental condition, HIV/AIDS status, pregnancy/childbirth and related medical condition, age, marital status, or veteran status.

 

Benefits

·     Part time, non-exempt. Rate and hours are wholly dependent on experience and budget demands

 

Benefits

Benefits

·     Part time/Contract based employee (W-9). Rate and hours are wholly dependent on experience and budget demands.

Level of Language Proficiency

English

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

nycyogaproject1@gmail.com

http://www.nycyogaproject.org

To apply:

Potential applicants should review NYC Yoga Project’s website, social media pages and Youtube channel to understand our mission. All interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and at least two successful proposal samples in Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF to: nycyogaproject1@gmail.com 

No phone calls please.


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