Performing Arts Allies (performingartsallies.org) was founded on the belief that participation in the performing arts is a fundamental component of a healthy community – bringing joy, expressing values, and bridging cultures. Performing Arts Allies’ mission is to advocate for and support performing arts education programs primarily in Western Massachusetts. We are seeking a Grant Writer to support and expand our mission.
Performing Arts Allies is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion and strongly encourages people of color, women, LGBTQ+ individuals, and those with protected class backgrounds to apply. We value the individuals that we work with and look forward to creating a positive, diverse work environment for all identities.
Performing Arts Allies is currently seeking an experienced, part-time grant writer to work as a consultant supporting the growth of our mission and work. This position is a key member of
Performing Arts Allies’ team and is vital to the long-term financial stability and growth of the organization.
The information presented indicates the general nature and level of work expected of employees in this classification. It is not designed to contain, or to be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, qualifications and objectives required of employees assigned to this job.
o Researching and identifying a foundation prospect pipeline and qualifying prospects through outreach and submission of LOI’s.
o Managing all foundation grants, including writing grant proposals to potential funders and coordinating the grant application process, including support materials and managing proposal submission deadlines and deliverables.
o Writing all grant application budgets in conjunction with the Director of Development and the Executive Director and tracking and reporting on all foundation grant financial requirements
o Maintain and regularly update the calendar of foundation deadlines (i.e., due dates for grant applications, reports, letters of inquiry, grant management, etc.)
Required Knowledge Skills and Abilities
Required and Preferred Education, Experience and Credentials
This position is currently virtual, with a flexible work schedule.
This position is structured as a 1099, contracted, independent consultant position with a starting salary commensurate with experience.
To apply please submit a copy of your resume and a cover letter listing your qualifications and interest in the position. Please note that final candidates for the position will be asked to submit a writing sample for review.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Performing Arts Allies is an Equal Opportunity/Reasonable Accommodation Employer. Except where otherwise provided by law, there will be no discrimination because of color, race, religion, national origin, political affiliation, marital status, disability (physical or mental), age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as a parent, membership or non-membership in an employee organization, on the basis of personal favoritism, or any other non-merit factor.
Performing Arts Allies provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by- case basis.
Performing Arts Allies (performingartsallies.org) was founded on the belief that participation in the performing arts is a fundamental component of a healthy community – bringing joy, expressing values, and bridging cultures. Performing…
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