Website American Red Cross
American Red Cross
Join an organization where your career is a force for good! The American Red Cross is seeking a Grants Specialist who is responsible for researching, writing, developing and implementing the strategy to increase revenue through workplace giving campaigns and grant proposals. You will research grant opportunities that match goals and objectives of the chapter or region.
This is an hourly work from home position but you will need to come into the office at 10195 Corporate Square Dr. once a week. This position is not donor facing. Pay rate: $25-26/hr, full time, benefits eligible.
The Role: Work closely with colleagues to ensure that the organization takes full advantage of programmatic funding opportunities.
Implements and creates best practices on workplace giving for United Way and other foundations.
Provides guidance and leadership to streamline the grant process and increase support
Follow up with grantors to determine/monitor grant status.
What you will need: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Communications, Business, Org. Development or a relevant field. A minimum of 3 – 5 years experience working for a nonprofit organization or in public relations, marketing, sales, communication or project management. corporate fundraising or workplace giving experience preferred. Experience working with community foundations and the United Way preferred. Proven ability to write a succinct, professionally written narrative with current facts and stories relevant to the foundation and requesting grant (writing sample will be requested).
What’s in it for you:
We take care of you, while you take care of others. As a mission based organization, we believe our team needs great support to do great work. Our comprehensive benefits help you in balancing home and work. With our resources and perks, you have amazing possibilities at the American Red Cross to advance the learn.
• Medical, Dental Vision plans
• Paid Family Leave: 12 weeks paid at 80%
• PTO + Holidays
• 401K with 4% match
• Employee Assistance
• Disability and Insurance: Short + Long Tern
• Service Awards and recognition
• Pay for Performance
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