The American Red Cross is seeking a Grants Lead Specialist who is responsible for coordinating the full range of activities required to prepare, submit and manage grant proposals. You will research grant opportunities that matches goals and objectives of the chapter or region. In this role you will also gather information and coordinate/write approximately 125 grant proposals to government, corporation , and foundation funds. This role develops and maintains effective, long term relationships with grantors to facilitate approvals of grants. Finally you will follow up with grantors to determine/monitor grant status.
This is a hybrid position where you will perform most of the work remotely, but attend meetings in the office as needed.
Education: Associate’s Degree or equivalent required.
Experience: Minimum 7 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and related experience required.
Skills & Abilities: Good interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills. Basic proficiency in use of Personal Computer, word-processing, spreadsheet applications, and database applications when applicable. Ability to work on a team.
Apply now! Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day.
The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.