Manager, Grants & Government Relations
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 09:03 AM

 Manager, Grants & Government Relations: 2-1-1 Broward

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

 2-1-1 Broward is seeking a Manager of Grants & Government Relations.  The primary responsibilities include the following:  (1) Research and prepare government and other grant applications; (2) Cultivate relationships with government staff and elected officials to develop opportunities for funding and partnerships; (3) Sustain existing levels of municipal support and secure support from cities not currently providing funding; (4) Cultivate relationships with community partners/lead grant writers for the purpose of developing joint programs and consolidated grant applications.

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

  1. BA with a minimum of two years demonstrated successful grant writing experience, including government grants; Five years of high level grant writing experience may substitute for degree requirement;
  2. Federal grant writing experience is preferred; Program experience is helpful and desirable;
  3. Exceptional written/verbal communication and interpersonal skills required;
  4. Computer proficiency required; Experience with Microsoft Word for Windows, Excel spreadsheets, database (preferably Access), Outlook, and computer graphics is desirable;
  5. Must be highly organized, self motivated and able to complete writing assignments with multiple components and fixed deadlines;
  6. Able to exercise discretion, confidentiality and independent judgment in handling tasks;
  7. Able to work independently with minimal supervision and follow-up;
  8. Ability to transport him/herself on agency business;
  9. Ability to be a flexible, enthusiastic, contributing member of the 211 team;
  10. Must present a professional manner and appearance at all times.

 

TO APPLY:

 Please submit a resume and cover letter to:

 Sheila Smith, President/CEO

2-1-1 Broward

ssmith@211-broward.org

(954) 390-0493