AIDS United seeks to hire a Grant Writer & Program Liaison responsible for the development of multiple funding proposals throughout the year to foundations, corporate giving programs, and federal funding opportunities on behalf of AIDS United. The position will work with policy and program staff to ensure a solid understanding of initiatives, programs and activities undertaken at AIDS United and to package/represent those programs in writing to effectively secure funding. The position will work jointly with program, policy, finance, and operations staff to ensure any and all requirements for submission of a complete proposal are met; as well as ensuring timely submission of required reporting on any grants received. The position will do ongoing prospecting to identify new potential funders, and maintain a schedule of all grants submitted, and those in the pipeline (up to one year out).
Qualified candidates must have a minimum of three years of experience in grant-writing and grant procurement; and deep knowledge and/or experience in the domestic HIV/AIDS field. As well as experience using online databases and other sources to locate philanthropic information and demonstrated success in procuring/winning proposals.
Position requires a highly organized individual with a proven track record of efficient time management and ability to work well independently as well as part of a team. Individual must have the ability to seek and synthesize information and communication in a compelling and succinct form; ability to take initiative, think critically, manage time, and prioritize multiple tasks and projects; ability to understand budgets as they relate to proposals and grants; and the ability to effective coordinate input from multiple parties with clear timelines. Position requires excellent research and analytical skills as well as excellent personal, verbal, and written communication skills. Must be flexible and able to work in fast-paced and changing work environment and able to work well under pressure. Must be proficient in MS Word, MS Excel, and PowerPoint.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience and based on salary history (anticipated salary range of $50,000 - $70,000) and exceptional benefits
offered in a flexible work environment.
Applications must include
: the AIDS United Application for Employment
(NOTE: make sure the PDF application you send includes the entered data and does not come through blank due to an Adobe bug
), cover letter with salary requirements, and resume and should be
submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org
with “Grant Writer & Program Liaison” in the subject line.
Incomplete applications WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED
Due to the
high volume of applicants only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Equal Opportunity Employer; minorities and persons living with HIV are strongly encouraged to apply. No phone calls please.