Community Projects Specialist – Grants

Posted 3/4/19


The Montrose Center seeks a Community Projects Specialist – Grants to research, write and prepare exploratory foundation grants for programs and services within the mission of the Center. Lead responsibilities include cultivating foundation and community group donors and developing and implementing a foundation and community group fundraising plan; managing agency grant calendar; preparing grant budget with oversight; preparing all grant reports; meeting all grant deadlines. Assists with government grant writing and in implementation and tracking of three-year fund development plan.

Requirements: Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Nonprofit Management, Development, English, Communications, Business, Public Administration, Public Health or other relevant field. Master’s degree preferred. Bilingual American Sign Language or Spanish a plus. At least three (3) years successful experience in grant or other technical writing, fund development, marketing and working with volunteers. Effective and grammatically-correct creative and technical writing skills. Ability to work under short deadlines. Ability to manage several projects at once. Computer database management experience and skills. Possesses a perspective accepting of a wide variety of people’s problems, attitudes and lifestyles. Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work on a team, with volunteers, and with boards of directors.

To Apply: Send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements in PDF to

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