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Grant Writer Consultant Position

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Literacy Partners, Inc.


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Published 17 days ago

Literacy Partners is looking for a seasoned writer with experience in grants and proposals who can work with the Chief Program Officer and CEO to identify and write funding proposals for existing and new programs.

Compensation: 8-10 hours a week as needed; hourly rate DOE, approximately $75.00 an hour.

SUMMARY: Responsible for drafting and submitting Letters of Inquiry for foundation, corporate and government grants; drafting language for proposals and reports; and updating progress in Foundation Tracker. Requests will be for both general operating support as well as program and project-specific requests.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Draft and Submit Letters of Inquiry and proposals as requested by CPO and CEO
  • Assist CPO with gathering supporting documents and attachments for proposals
  • Assist with drafting language for reports
  • Edit and proofread content
  • Perform prospect research on new foundation, corporate and government grant opportunities
  • Assist with other development and communications as necessary and able

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Excellent written communication skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive proposals quickly to meet internal and external deadlines
  • Strong editing and proofreading skills and attention to detail
  • Experience with proposal writing and institutional donors.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years’ experience with proposal writing and a track record of successful grant applications
  • Previous experience with non-profit fundraising.
  • Experience working in deadline-driven environments.

Literacy Partners is looking for a seasoned writer with experience in grants and proposals who can work with the Chief Program Officer and CEO to identify and write funding proposals for existing and new programs.

Compensation: 8-10 hours…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Location

New York, NY

How to Apply

How to apply:

Send resume and brief cover letter to job@literacypartners.org. Put “Grant Writer, contract” with your full name in the subject line. Interviews will be granted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.


Literacy Partners is committed to diversity and is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

How to apply:

Send resume and brief cover letter to job@literacypartners.org. Put “Grant Writer, contract” with your full name in the subject line. Interviews will be granted on a…

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