Our office is looking for an experienced, driven and self-motivated NGO Grant Writer with work experience in non-governmental organizations, charity organizations, and philanthropic groups.
The successful candidate will be responsible for researching, writing and coordinating the grant application process; management of proposals and maintaining a donor database.
Assists in digitizing American historical collection by writing and sending out grant proposals to the US Library of Congress, US heritage foundations, Fil-Am heritage organizations, USAID, and other related organizations.
Composes and edits grant proposals, ensuring that these align with the noble goal of digitizing American historical collection.
Identify prospects from both public and private sectors as well as proposing recommendations to the management.
Maintains a calendar for grants by managing the timeline for the timely submission of grant proposals.
Generates grant reports and progress timelines accordingly.
Maintains and manages files with utmost confidentiality by keeping organized records.
Must be a graduate from any reputed universities and colleges, preferably with Journalism, English and Linguistics degrees.
Tech-savvy and proficient in using the following platforms : G Suite, Google Spreadsheet, Asana, Slack, Microsoft Office 365, Windows 10 Pro, and Chrome OS.
Previous experience on writing grants for various funding streams, as well as the government contracting processes.
Strong passion for writing for nonprofit and grant fund development.
Ability to adapt a writing voice intended for target audiences such as donors, foundations, and other stakeholders.
Must be a dynamic multi-tasker and strong analytical and planning skills to be able to perform various tasks in ever-changing needs and priorities.
Good communication and leadership skills
Fast-learner, quick on their feet, and willing to be trained.
Must have the following characteristics : high attention to detail, well-organized, excellent communicator, strong interpersonal skills, and keen record keeper.
Comfortable with working in a startup environment.
Willing to work and relocate to Makati City.