(WALLINGFORD) Grants Coordinator, CT Food Bank

Connecticut Food Bank seeks a Grants Coordinator.

Manage Connecticut Food Bank’s grants program. Reports to the Director of Fund Development Operations.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities
 With the guidance of the Director of Fund Development Operations, implement on-going grant plan to expand and enhance Connecticut Food Bank’s funding base.
 Coordinate and write grant proposals, interim and final reports.
 Secure grants from corporations and foundations.
 With approval of Director of Fund Development Operations, gather relevant information from appropriate Food Bank staff to aid in grant writing and reporting.
 Conduct research necessary to upgrade existing donors and identify prospects for solicitation.
 Keep adequate records on all grant funders.
 Work with Marketing & Communications Director to publicize grants.
 Work cooperatively with Feeding America and other Food Banks on regional or national grant seeking efforts.
 Other duties as assigned by the Director of Fund Development Operations, Chief Development Officer or President & Chief Executive Officer.

Qualifications – Ability to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines, excellent writing and budgeting skills, excellent organizational and communication skills and familiarity with Microsoft applications.
Requirements – Bachelor’s Degree, minimum 3 years experience in grant writing and/or development, computer literacy, should be able to demonstrate success in finding and obtaining corporate and foundation grants.

Send resume with salary requirements to:
203-469-4871 (fax)

Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer

January 2019