Grants Coordinator

City
Denver
State
Colorado
Title
Grants Coordinator
Description

The Grants Coordinator is responsible for helping to secure, document, and track corporate, association, foundation, and government grants for Food Bank of the Rockies contributing to an annual revenue goal of over $4.5 million. This position works in a high-volume, fast-paced environment. The Grants Coordinator works cross-departmentally to ensure alignment and funding of key initiatives for the organization.

We value diversity and inclusivity and are thus always looking to diversify our staff with an eye toward race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, and age, among other areas. Candidates who bring such diversity are encouraged to apply.

End date
Opportunity type
Job
Category
Administration (e.g., Finance, IT, HR)
Job responsibilities

Essential Functions:
· Support the prospecting and researching of new grant funding opportunities
· Assist with the writing, editing, and compiling of grant proposals and reports to ensure timely submission
· Prepare, compile, and maintain up-to-date grant proposal and report attachments
· Support the stewardship of foundations, corporations, and associations
· Ensure that grant awards are communicated to both the Program and Finance Teams for tracking and compliance
· Coordinate social media requirements, recognition, and applicable publicity for grant awards and announcements with the Marketing and Communications Team
· Maintain complete and up-to-date records in Raiser’s Edge, including grant documentation, and enter all relevant notes and actions in donor records
· Monitor paperwork and maintain records for grant restrictions and deliverables in hard copy and electronically
· Help monitor and maintain the organization’s grants calendar
· Provide additional administrative support for grant-related activities
· Other duties as assigned

Application qualifications

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
· Commitment to fulfilling the Food Bank of the Rockies mission and positively representing the brand both internally and externally
· Excellent ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
· Excellent organizational, time management, and follow-through skills
· Excellent writing and editing experience
· Ability to effectively communicate and get work done with others
· Maintain a professional demeanor and respond with urgency
· Self-directed, accountable for results, and proactive; independent problem solver
· Ability to communicate persuasively and articulately both verbally and in writing

Required Qualifications
· High School Diploma required; Bachelors’ Degree in related field preferred, or equivalent combination of education and experience
· Prior experience with grant writing
· Prior experience and familiarity with Raiser’s Edge

Benefits

Company Sponsored Benefits: Full-time employees are eligible to start the 1st of the month following 30 days of employment: Medical, Dental, Vision, Basic Term Life and AD&D, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, Employee Assistance Program, 8 Paid Holidays and 3 paid Floating holidays available after hire date, 401k Traditional and Roth, accrued Paid Time Off from start date (available after 90 days of employment)

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How to apply

Apply online at www.foodbankrockies.org/careers
We value diversity and inclusivity and are thus always looking to diversify our staff with an eye toward race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, and age, among other areas. Candidates who bring such diversity are encouraged to apply.

About the organization

Since 1978, we have put the power of community to work for our neighbors in need, partnering with national organizations, local food pantries, donors, and volunteers. Across Colorado and Wyoming, we work every single day to nourish people and help communities thrive. We ignite the power of community to nourish people facing hunger. 

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