121 6th Avenue
University Settlement (www.universitysettlement.org), The Door (www.door.org), and Broome Street Academy (broomestreetacademy.org) are three affiliated New York City nonprofits that tackle the complex issues surrounding poverty for over 40,000 New Yorkers each year. We are seeking a Grant Writer to work as part of our dynamic Development team that manages foundation and government support for all three agencies. The ideal candidate will have superior writing and communications skills, with an emphasis on writing proposals. They will work in close partnership with program directors, senior management, Finance staff, and other members of the Development team to advance agency priorities.
In this role, you will:
· Research and identify new funding opportunities
· Write foundation and government grant proposals, reports, and letters of inquiry
· Develop timelines and work plans for proposal development and grant management
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree along with 2 years’ work experience in fundraising and/or grant writing. Passion for non-profit work in social services and drive to make a difference in the lives of the people of New York City.
Think you are the one with the right combination of writing skills, critical thinking, research abilities, relational skills and passion? Submit two (2) writing samples along with resume and cover letter for consideration.
Minimum Education Required