Grant Writer

We are looking to hire a dedicated Grant Writer to write grant proposals for Nunam. The Grant Writer will write coherent, organised, and compelling proposals. You will apply your knowledge of fundraising methods and plans to reach income goals. You will collaborate with team members in the organization to assist with other fundraising projects and develop relationships with key stakeholders. To ensure success you need to write well, have proficient knowledge of fundraising methods, and be committed to the mission you are representing. Preferred applicants are deadline-driven team players with outstanding multitasking abilities.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Identifying Grant Funding opportunities.

  • Writing, submitting, and managing grant proposals.

  • Furnishing prospective funders with supporting documents.

  • Develop and write detailed technical documents that convey complex technical material in a concise and effective manner.

  • Collaborating with engineering and management teams in order to gain a good understanding of the materials.

  • Preparing necessary reports and maintaining records in hard copies and computer databases.

  • Identify new funding opportunities through prospect research.

  • Participate in the preparation of manuscripts for publication, including consolidating, editing and formatting for submission.

  • Manage milestones and track deadlines to ensure timely grant submissions.

  • Assist in tracking and reporting research program progress to the major donors and funding agencies.


Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent. Preferred disciplines are Business, English, communications, journalism, management, educational administration or technology, or another field requiring graduate-level research and writing.

  • Must have at least 2+ years of experience in managing grant development and/or technical project proposals for submission to potential funders.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, email, and the Internet, and demonstrate proficiency in the use of Grants. govt and other agency-sponsored online submission and reporting sites. Superior command of the English language including rules and usage

  • Strong research skills including gathering and analysing data from multiple sources

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Ability to manage and prioritise multiple deadlines.

  • Excellent time management skills.

  • Passionate about Environment and Sustainability.

Work location: Bangalore