Grant Writer

JOB FUNCTION: Legal
JOB TYPE: Temp
LOCATION: Little Falls, NJ
COMPENSATION: $25/hr - $35/hr
REMOTE / ONSITE: Onsite
POSTED: Jul 26, 2022

Our client is a well-known transportation service that provides safe and reliable forms of transportation throughout the entire state of New Jersey. They are currently seeking a Grant Writer to join their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$25/hr – $35/hr

Position Overview:

The Grant Writer is responsible for developing proposal strategies, reviewing state and federal regulations, and ensuring each correspondence is in compliance with regulations.

Responsibilities of the Grant Writer:

  • Collaborates with internal and external partners to develop proposal strategies and gather relevant information for grant application narrative and supporting materials
  • Incorporates an understanding of current agency services, assets, and needs into a compelling business case, capturing both the quantifiable and non-quantifiable characteristics of a proposed project
  • Reviews federal and state required documentation/reports and provides technical assistance and guidance to ensure completeness and compliance with federal requirements
  • Coordinates and drafts correspondence and reports required by funding agencies
  • Monitors federal and state websites for new or revised rules and regulations, drafts compliance guidance, and notifies appropriate personnel as needed
  • Assists with state and federal procedural audits and aids in conducting reviews of policies and procedures
  • Recommends corrective action as appropriate and provides compliance guidance to personnel thus ensuring that procedures and documentation align with federal and state requirements
  • Assists in post-award grant administration, obligation, and reconciliation
  • Assists with entering quarterly reports into federal and state databases and performs other grant-related functions
  • Assists with the annual transfer of federal funding and coordinates with staff to develop an obligation strategy to flex funds to state and federal funding agencies
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management

Qualifications of the Grant Writer:

  • Have at least three years of experience in grant administration/management, technical/business writing experience
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, research capability, and knowledge of Microsoft Excel/Word

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Public Administration is preferred

Benefits:

  • Atrium Care Package available, upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 112161