This position will research, develop and prepare documentation of funding needs for select Hospital programs, then research and identify possible corporate, foundation or government funding sources for each such program. Conducts inter / intra departmental meetings to identify and prioritize projects for development/ funding consideration by overall Foundation strategy. Position writes (or assembles and edits) and prepares written grant requests and proposals for submission, and makes presentations as necessary in support of each solicitation or funding initiative. In addition, position serves as integral part of the overall Foundation development team, especially helping coordinate the design, implement and coordination of stewardship activities of both granters and major gift donors as appropriate. Grantwriting, major gift development or fundraising experience is essential. An understanding of the grants process, from the research phase through relationship building, proposal writing & ongoing grants management and stewardship is vital. Experience with grant reporting requirements and developing accurate budgets and related financial information is highly desirable.
Requires BS or BA degree
Requires five (5) years related experience; (major gift development / fundraising, community partnerships, foundation executive, etc.); up to three (3) years of grantwriting experience and/or professional writing can be substituted.