Careers

Careers

Food Bank of the Rockies is a GREAT place to work. We are an equal opportunity employer and offer a nourishing work environment with paid time off, health, dental and 401K benefits. When we have available positions, they are posted below. Email resume to cbrown@foodbankrockies.org 


JOB TITLE:  Manager of Grants

Reports to:            Director of Development

Salary Range:      $34,080 – $51,120

Status:                   Exempt

JOB FUNCTION – Responsible for securing operating and capital funds for Food Bank of the Rockies from corporations, associations, foundations and government grant entities.

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Develop and implement strategic plan for growing grant program.
  2. Identify and pursue new giving opportunities.
  3. Maintain and cultivate ongoing relationships with current donors.
  4. Write, edit and proof grant proposals; compile all required pieces for submission and ensure timely submission in accordance with all stated time, format and design guidelines.
  5. Create “boiler plate” program proposals for department use.
  6. Assist in developing methods for ensuring compliance with grant requirements and evaluation of program outcomes.
  7. Track results of solicitations and participation.
  8. Represent the Food Bank on tours, at speaking engagements, etc.
  9. Participate in overall planning of Development Department and yearly corporate calendar.
  10. Acts on behalf of Chief Development Officer as needed or requested.
  11. Other duties as assigned or delegated.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Graduation from an accredited 4 year college or progressively responsible, related work experience.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Demonstrated track-record of successful fund raising in the metro Denver area.

Minimum of three years experience as a grant writer for a non-profit organization.

Experience with constituent management programs.

Strong written and oral communication skills that are effective across a variety of constituencies.