Experienced Grant Writer

Brave Achievers Foundation - The LightHouse International

Brave Achievers is a dynamic and innovative organization dedicated to empowering underrepresented individuals by providing free professional training and mentorship in tech. Our mission is to break down barriers and create opportunities for success in the tech industry. We are passionate about making a difference and are seeking a skilled Grant Writer to help us secure the funding necessary to achieve our goals.

Job description:

We are looking for a talented and experienced Grant Writer to join our team at Brave Achievers. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of successfully securing grants from various sources, including government agencies, private foundations, and corporations. This role requires exceptional writing skills, the ability to find grants, attention to detail, and the ability to effectively communicate our mission and programs to potential funders.
Key Responsibilities:
Grant Research and Identification: Identify and research potential grant opportunities that align with Brave Achievers’ mission, programs, and strategic goals.
Proposal Writing: Write clear, compelling, and persuasive grant proposals, letters of intent, and supporting documents.
Grant Strategy Development: Develop and implement effective grant-seeking strategies, including prioritizing grant opportunities and establishing timelines.
Collaboration: Work closely with program staff, financial officers, and other stakeholders to gather necessary information for proposals.
Grant Management: Maintain a comprehensive calendar of grant deadlines, ensure timely submission of proposals, and track the status of pending applications.
Reporting: Prepare and submit grant reports and ensure compliance with grant requirements and guidelines.
Relationship Building: Cultivate and maintain relationships with current and potential funders through effective communication and stewardship.
Qualifications:
Experience: Minimum of 3 years of experience in grant writing, with a proven track record of securing grants.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, Nonprofit Management, or a related field (Master’s degree preferred).
Skills:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong research, analytical, and project management skills.
Ability to work independently and manage multiple deadlines.
Familiarity with grant databases and funding sources.
Attributes:
Highly organized with attention to detail.
Creative thinker with the ability to craft compelling narratives.
Team player with strong interpersonal skills.
Portfolio of similar work
Show your portfolio of similar grants you have written and brought in the past
What We Offer:
Competitive salary and benefits package.
Flexible working hours and remote work options.
Professional development opportunities.
A supportive and collaborative work environment.
The opportunity to make a meaningful impact in the tech industry by empowering underrepresented individuals.
Job Type: Full time, Remote

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