Grant Writer

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Job Title: Grant Writer

Organization: Claretian Associates

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Job Description

Since 1991, Claretian Associates has built a network of relationships that have affirmed our faith in the future of South Chicago. We have created roughly 140 affordable units of housing to improve South Chicagoans’ access to decent affordable housing. Through key partnerships, we have implemented initiatives that include improvements in employment, safety, healthcare, housing, arts and culture, and environmental awareness. Claretian Associates utilizes this comprehensive method of community development for the complete revitalization of the South Chicago community.

Our mission is to build community within the culturally diverse neighborhood of South Chicago by working with community leaders, residents, and organizations, that provide affordable housing and related services for low-and-moderate income people, build resident based leadership, and serve as a catalyst in creating innovative solutions to improve the quality of life.

We are currently in search for a Part-time Grant Writer to assist with the preparation and submission of funding proposals.

Location: Claretian Associates, 9108 S. Brandon Ave, Chicago, IL 60617
Position Title: Grant Writer
Duration: Part-Time, 20 hours/week
Compensation: $16 – $18/Hr.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Prepare grant proposals
Strategically develop planning for proposal submissions
Focus on acquiring diverse streams of funding including federal and state grant funds.
Prepare final reports for grants
Other duties as assigned

Please email resumes and cover letters to the attention of Andrea Porter, Associate Director, at portera@claretianassociates.org with “Grant Writer” in the subject line.

Location: 9108 S. Brandon Ave, Chicago, IL 60617

Job Type: Part Time

Qualifications
ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's preferred
2 years of experience with writing and assisting with Grant Writing
Experience writing or assisting with Government and Federal grants preferred
Strong listening skills
Full-cycle proposal experience preferred
Strong written communication skills
Excellent organizational skills
Strong attention to detail

Education Requirement: Bachelors

How to Apply
Please email resumes and cover letters to the attention of Andrea Porter, Associate Director, at portera@claretianassociates.org with “Grant Writer” in the subject line.

Last Day to Apply: 04/30/2017

Posted by: Andrea Porter, portera@claretianassociates.org

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