We are seeking a skilled and motivated Grant Writer to join our team and play a crucial role in securing funding for our organization's projects and initiatives. The Grant Writer will be responsible for researching, writing, and submitting grant proposals to various funding sources, including government agencies, foundations, and corporations. The successful candidate will have a strong command of written communication, a keen attention to detail, and a proven track record of successfully securing grants.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Research and identify potential funding opportunities from a variety of sources, including government agencies, private foundations, and corporate donors.
  • Collaborate with program managers and organizational leadership to understand project goals, objectives, and funding needs.
  • Write and develop compelling grant proposals that effectively communicate the organization's mission, project objectives, and impact.
  • Ensure all grant proposals are submitted in a timely manner, adhering to the guidelines and deadlines of each funding source.
  • Create and maintain a comprehensive database of grant opportunities, submission dates, and outcomes.
  • Coordinate with relevant team members to gather the necessary information, data, and budget details for grant proposals.
  • Tailor grant proposals to meet the specific requirements and preferences of each funding source, highlighting alignment between the organization's mission and the funder's priorities.
  • Conduct thorough research to gather statistical data, case studies, and other relevant information to support grant proposals.
  • Edit and proofread grant proposals for clarity, consistency, and accuracy in alignment with the organization's branding and messaging.
  • Track and report on the progress and outcomes of funded projects, including the use of funds and the impact achieved.
  • Stay informed about industry trends, funding opportunities, and best practices in grant writing to continuously improve proposal quality and success rates.




  • Bachelor's degree in communications, nonprofit management, English, or a related field (Master's degree is a plus).
  • Proven experience in grant writing, with a track record of successfully securing grants for nonprofit organizations or similar entities.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to craft compelling narratives and articulate complex ideas clearly.
  • Strong research skills, including the ability to gather, analyze, and synthesize relevant data.
  • Detail-oriented with exceptional organizational and time management skills.
  • Familiarity with nonprofit sector trends, funding landscapes, and philanthropic motivations.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and experience with grant management software.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Demonstrated commitment to the organization's mission and values.
  • High ethical standards and the ability to handle confidential and sensitive information with professionalism.


Application Process:

Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume, cover letter, and writing samples showcasing successful grant proposals. In your cover letter, please highlight your relevant experience, your passion for the organization's mission, and your approach to crafting compelling grant proposals.



Department: Nursing Bargaining Unit: Non Union Campus: MOSES  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 111 East 210th Street, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8 AM-4:30 PM Req ID: 216034 Salary Range/Pay Rate: $71,250.00 - $95,000.00    


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