Career Opportunities

Grants Manager

LiveOn NY seeks a full-time, energetic Grants Manager to join our team. We offer a collegial work environment in which the Grants Manager will have the opportunity to grow and learn about developing successful grant proposals, securing grant funds, and stewarding grantmakers while contributing to the success of LiveOn NY and the communities we serve.

Working as part of a team in a collaborative environment with LiveOn NY colleagues and external partners, the Grants Manager is responsible for writing grant proposals, reports, and other development communications, as assigned; assisting with maintenance and management of the foundation, corporate and government records in our Salesforce database, and assisting with site visit coordination, meeting preparation, and follow up communications.

The Grants Manager will:

– Draft and edit emails and letters of inquiry, grant proposals, reports and acknowledgments, and other development communications, as assigned;

– Assist with online and paper grant submissions and management of grant portal systems;

– Create or collect, update, and maintain boilerplate and template documents used for grant applications;

– Research prospective funders and analyze requests for proposals, as needed;

– Use LiveOn NY’s Salesforce system to ensure donor data integrity, as well as to design queries and reports to retrieve and present grant, project, and/or donor data;

– Coordinate meetings, conference calls, and site visits, as requested;

– Assist in organizing and maintaining electronic grant and prospect files;

– Manage a small portfolio of foundations (5-10);

– Provide writing support for other teams, e.g., major gifts, special events, as requested

– Participate in team and divisional staff meetings;

– Provide support for Monthly Development Working Group Meetings, e.g., scheduling, communications, and note taking at meetings.

– Perform other related duties as assigned.

Requirements:

– Effective Communicator: Able to communicate clearly verbally and in writing

– Extremely Organized: Able to prioritize tasks, work within strict deadlines, and manage multiple projects at the same time

– Positive and Professional Attitude: Able to work well under pressure and with others to meet frequent and changing deadlines in a fast-paced environment

– Eye for Detail: Able to prepare and proofread materials, correspondence, proposals, and other communications for internal and external audiences

– Curious: Interested and able to learn new skills and develop new areas of expertise by asking questions, participating in professional development opportunities, and taking initiative to acquire new knowledge

– Sense of Responsibility: Able and willing to collaborate with others and to see projects through to completion as a team member or team leader

– Tech Savvy: Proficient in MicroSoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and the use of Google Docs; Familiar with relational databases, preferably Salesforce

Qualifications:

– Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in education, training, and experience required.

– Evidence that candidate has experience in using organizational and writing skills, preferably in a work or internship context

– Experience in managing and completing collaborative writing projects

– Commitment to and interest in LiveOn NY’s mission!

Compensation & Benefits:

– Salary commensurate with education and experience.

– LiveOn NY’s benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer access to health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans,and generous paid time off.

Equal Opportunity & Values:

It is the policy of LiveOn NY to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, marital or civil partnership/union status, familial or caregiver status, alienage or citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, military or veteran status, genetic information, predisposition, or carrier status, unemployment status, domestic violence, sexual violence, or stalking victim status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

LiveOn NY is committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, respect and integrity, customer focus, and innovation.

To apply, please email cover letter and resume to careers@liveon-ny.org


How To Apply

careers@liveon-ny.org

To apply, please email cover letter and resume to careers@liveon-ny.org