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Manager, Foundations & Government Reporting

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Center on Halsted
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Chicago, IL
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Published 28 days ago

Essential Functions:

The Manager, Foundations & Gov’t Reporting will secure funding in support of Center on Halsted’s mission. Working closely with the Chief Development Officer, this staff member will be responsible for prospecting for grants and bringing forth all information needed to determine eligibility and fit for the organization. This position will also provide leadership in writing and coordinating relevant staff contributions toward the process of submitting timely applications. The Manager, Foundation & Government Reporting will also coordinate internal staff and resources to ensure accurate intermittent and final reports. This position will also coordinate site visits and other meaningful contact with donors and prospects. 

Job Description

  • Research, cultivate, and solicit prospective corporate, foundation, and government donors.
  • Write all agency proposals and general correspondences for current and prospective funding agencies, corporations (non-sponsorship) and foundations.
  • Design, implement, and manage funding compliance systems including Raiser’s Edge, for funding regulations, grant requirements, and reporting deadlines by working with other management staff and program directors.
  • Prepare all related application and stewardship materials. Enlists assistance of development and administrative staff, as needed, for support activities. 
  • Effectively prepare and guide the Chief Development Officer in the capacity of cultivation and stewardship of existing and potential foundation donors—planning how and when to leverage her time and resources as it relates to relationship management. Research sources of all potential grants and gifts for operating, program, capital, and/or the endowment. Create master calendar for foundation and government donor/prospect cultivation, solicitation, and follow up by exploiting the full functionality of Raiser’s Edge. Provide input on annual budgets and outlines strategies for corporate, foundation, and government grants. 
  • Create, implement, and evaluate the annual and multi-year plans to maintain and expand contributions from corporate, foundation and government sources.
  • Working closely with the Chief Executive Officer & Chief Administrative Officer, create the Center on Halsted’s Annual Report. Produces proposals, solicitation letters, acknowledgements and reports. Collaborate with Program to seek and develop ways to increase restricted and unrestricted revenue from corporations, foundations and government agencies within a strategic framework. Assist in setting fundraising goals and objectives; communicate progress towards goals.
  • Perform other duties as assigned or required.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in nonprofit grant management and/or foundation and government relations.
  • Exceptional communication, writing, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Deep knowledge of the LGBTQ communities, particularly at the intersections of identity and within the primary program areas within Center on Halsted’s work, particularly, housing and health.
  • Remarkable time management, prioritization skills, and project management. Familiarity and functional comfort with Raiser’s Edge and Microsoft Office applications.
  • Comfort with donor engagement. Proven record of successful grant writing/fund raising activities with wide-range of funding sources corporate, foundation and government funds. Knowledge of local, state and national funding sources.

Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Non-Profit Management. Master’s Degree preferred.

 Reporting Relationships

The Manager, Foundation & Gov’t Relations reports to the Chief Development Officer. Also, the Manager, Foundation & Gov’t Relations works closely with appropriate program staffs.

Center on Halsted – 3656 N Halsted St – Chicago, IL 60613 – T: 773-472-6469 – F: 773-472-1103

Equal Opportunity Employer: Center on Halsted hires the most qualified candidates without regard to any person’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, military discharge status or source of income. 

Essential Functions:

The Manager, Foundations & Gov’t Reporting will secure funding in support of Center on Halsted’s mission. Working closely with the Chief Development Officer, this staff member will be responsible for prospecting…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    November 1, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    October 31, 2021
  • Education
    Master's Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

USD 60,000 - USD 70,000

Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision, 403B, Life Insurance, Commuter Benefits, Vacation, Sick, Floater, Major Holidays, Personal Holidays and EAP.

Medical, Dental, Vision, 403B, Life Insurance, Commuter Benefits, Vacation, Sick, Floater, Major Holidays, Personal Holidays and EAP.

Location

On-site
3656 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60613, USA

How to Apply

CENTER ON HALSTED IS A VACCINATION MANDATED EMPLOYER. THOSE APPLICANTS WHO ARE VACCINATED OR WILLING TO BECOME VACCINATED WILL BE CONSIDERED.

Center on Halsted is dedicated to diversity and inclusion. An ELG group was established to implement diversity and inclusion throughout the organization. Center on Halsted builds upon an inclusive work environment by using diversity trainings.

ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED THROUGH THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE:

https://www.centeronhalsted.org/careers.html

RESUMES NOT SUBMITTED THROUGH THE WEBSITE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

CENTER ON HALSTED IS A VACCINATION MANDATED EMPLOYER. THOSE APPLICANTS WHO ARE VACCINATED OR WILLING TO BECOME VACCINATED WILL BE CONSIDERED.

Center on Halsted is dedicated to…

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