Robert M. Beren Academy

Employment Opportunities » Grant Writer

Grant Writer

Title
Grant Writer
Description
RMBA seeks an experienced grant writer to manage proposal and report writing for foundations and grant opportunities. The grant writer is responsible for all grant-related activities, including research, submissions, and grant compliance and follow-up. The ideal candidate will have experience in professional writing and a passion for Robert M. Beren Academy’s mission. This is a part time position which reports to the Director of Development.

Key Functions of the Position:
* Work closely with various departments in developing and transforming ideas into grant proposals
* Conduct ongoing prospect research to discover and vet new grant opportunities
* Keep detailed records of all interactions
* Compile and maintain required data for grants from appropriate departments
* Develop budgets for new proposals with oversight by Business Office and Head of School
* Customize acknowledgement letters to grantors
Benefits
* A school with a long history (over 50 years) and a bright and exciting future
* A compelling mission: creating an environment in which students can grow to their fullest potential as responsible and dedicated members of the Jewish people, and of American society.
* An organization that is financially stable and strong
* A great location (and the ability to work remotely!)
* A values-based work environment where your contributions are recognized
* Supportive, interconnected faculty and administration
* A competitive compensation package
Requirements
* Minimum of 3 years of experience with grant writing with proven success in grant awards
* Formal training in grant writing preferred
* Detail oriented and highly organized
* Must work well in team environment
* Excellent writing, editing, grammar, and research skills
Start Date
2/1/2020
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Contact
Phone: (713) 723-7170
Fax:
employment@berenacademy.org
11333 Cliffwood Dr., Houston, TX 77035