Full Time, Exempt
45,000/Annually and depending on qualifications and experience
Do you like research, learning new things, and managing projects and programs with a purpose? Do you have government or not-for-profit experience? Do you work well in both the creative and analytical worlds? If so, you may be the perfect candidate for our Grants Manager position. This position reports to the Director of Economic Development and is responsible for identifying grant and funding opportunities for the City, preparing grant applications and proposals, and managing awarded grant projects and programs. It requires someone who can research new fields and areas, prepare written materials focused on the area of needs, and administer and manage the awarded project or program. Candidates should have a degree in public administration, business, liberal arts or related field and at least three years of progressive experience in the grant acquisition field. This position requires expert writing and communication skills as well as expert computer skills with of advanced software related to planning and budgeting. It also requires someone who has attention to detail and can meet deadlines. If you enjoy researching, writing, engaging with employees, citizens, stakeholders and officials, and being a part of the team, then this position may be a great fit for you!