YWCA Delaware is on a Mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families and strengthen communities. Annually, nearly 6,700 people participate in our comprehensive programs. YWCA Delaware is a leading advocate for women by providing housing, violence prevention and sexual assault crisis services, financial empowerment, racial justice and youth programming. We empower women politically, financially and socially, while fostering the confidence and can-do attitude needed to eliminate barriers and overcome life's obstacles. We are a statewide organization headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware.
We are seeking a Grants Manager who will develop grant proposals and coordinate timely submission primarily for government funding opportunities, and provide post-award contract administration and oversight for compliance. The Manager will identify, research and secure new grant opportunities that align with the organization's strategic priorities. The Grants Manager is a member of the Fund Development Team and reports to the Chief Development Officer.
We need a professional with at least 3 years experience in grant writing and contract administration. Experience with government grants, particularly Federal, is preferred. Excellent writing and communication skills are required. Experience with Microsoft Office suite and CRM databases is required, Salesforce a plus. Experience with nonprofit accounting and budgeting is preferred. This position requires a high degree of organization, attention to detail and ability to work cooperatively with the Program and Finance teams.
Our worksite is located in the Community Service Building in Wilmington, Delaware. We offer a competitive salary, paid parking and comprehensive benefits package. Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more about YWCA Delaware please visit our website at www.ywcade.org.
YWCA Delaware is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to inclusivity and encourage qualified candidates from all cultures and communities to apply.
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