Type of Job
About the job
We are looking for an independent and self-starter in grant writing. Developing relationships and collaborating with key stakeholders.
Displaying adherence to organization’s mission.
Maintaining proficient knowledge of organization’s history and programs.
Assisting with the execution of development department's strategy.
Identifying grant funding opportunities.
Writing, submitting and managing grant proposals.
Furnishing prospective funders with supporting documents.
Collaborating with Executive Director and Director of Development to send funders newsletters, and to promote on-site tours.
Collaborating with Director of Development to compile annual report.
Maintaining records in hard copies and computer databases.
Bachelor's degree in creative writing or related field.
2+ years grant writing experience.
Proficient with measuring and reaching income goals.
Proficient with MS Office Word and Excel.
Excellent knowledge of fundraising information sources.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Strong people skills.
Excellent organizational skills.
Ability to meet deadlines.
Must have a 2.8 G.P.A. or above
Currently, enrolled in a College or University
Be willing to commit volunteering unpaid intern for part-time 6 months or until project is completed.
Teamwork & Building Relationships
Learning how to collaborate with others
Understanding Conflict Resolution
Single Family Living (SFL) is a nonprofit organization located in Detroit, MI. SFL was founded in 2013 to help inspire, empower, and education single parents and children. SFL is a 501(c)3 organization with the Federal Government and in the State of Michigan. All donations are tax deductible as allowed by the IRS.