POSITION DESCRIPTION: This position is responsible for overseeing government funding, which includes, but is not limited to, proposal development including funding searches, budget and proposal preparation, application document preparation and review, communications with sub-recipient organizations, and processing of grant, contract and sub-award agreements. This position will cultivate and maintain relationships with new and existing government funders, collaborate with the Program and Finance departments on program deliverables, reporting outcomes, and budgets. They will provide oversight to ensure the data necessary is identified and managed by the appropriate internal parties, including the accurate and timely collection of critical agency performance data. In addition, the position requires participationin all fundraising activities as necessary, including donor and public relations and special events. This role reports to the Chief Development Officer.
· Handle government grant research, preparation, submission and reporting;
Reviews government grant guidelines to determine opportunities, requirements and timeline for submissions
Ensure all deadlines outlined in the annual proposal submission calendar are met
Provide interpretation of guidelines. Develop and provide proposal checklists and timelines.
Work with staff to collect and assemble proposal documentation.