Grant Writer


Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Develop the creation and processing of agency grant proposals to private & corporate (P & C) foundations.
  • Identify and pursue (P & C) foundation funding opportunities
  • Conduct research to find both new (P&C) funding sources and grant opportunities.
  • Work with CFO on creating (P&C) foundation grant budgets.
  • Track P&C grants as to date of submission, time of expected action and whether awarded or rejected….plus follow up.
  • Maintain calendar for proposals and reports.
  • Develop relationships with national as well as local P&C foundation officers
  • Work with program personnel in crafting P&C grant narrative.
  • Work with program personnel writing reports required by the requesting foundation.
  • Provide all follow up correspondence to (P&C) foundations.

Qualifications and Requirements include:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum 2 years' proven success in grant writing. 
  • Experience in Development.  Mastery in written and verbal communication.  Strong organizational skills. 
  • Valid NYS driver's license
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel and Power point. 


  • 28 hours per week

Benefits include:

  • Medical, dental, life, STD/LTD insurance, and employer contributed pension.
  • Vacation, sick and personal time