Job Summary

We are looking for a senior professional Grant proposal writer to join our team

  • Minimum Qualification: Masters
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 12 years

Job Description

·       Prepares proposals by determining concept, gathering and formatting information, writing drafts, and obtaining approvals.

·       Determines proposal concept by identifying and clarifying opportunities and needs, studying requests for proposal (RFPs), and attending strategy meetings.

·       Meets proposal deadline by establishing priorities and target dates for information gathering, writing, review, approval, and transmittal.

·       Enters and monitors tracking data.

·       Coordinates requirements with contributors and contributes proposal status information to review meetings.

·       Gathers proposal information by identifying sources of information, coordinating submissions and collections, and identifying and communicating risks associated with proposals.

·       Develops proposal by assembling information including project nature, objectives/outcomes/deliverables, implementation, methods, timetable, staffing, budget, standards of performance, and evaluation.

·       Writes, revises, and edits drafts including executive summaries, conclusions, and organization credentials.

·       Prepares presentation by evaluating text, graphics, and binding and coordinating printing.

·       Maintains quality results by using templates; following proposal-writing standards including readability, consistency, and tone; maintaining proposal support databases.

·       Obtains approvals by reviewing proposal with key providers and project managers.

·       Improves proposal-writing results by evaluating and re-designing processes, approach, coordination, and boilerplate.

·       Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; maintaining personal networks.

·       Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests, and exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.


A.   Grant Writer Qualifications / Skills:

·       Presentation skills

·       Written communication

·       Graphic design skills

·       Technical documentation

·       Layout skills

·       Problem solving

·       Deadline-oriented

·       Process improvement

·       Coordination

·       Strategic planning

·       Market knowledge

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