Volunteer Grant Writer
Specific Duties Manage Pinups for Pitbulls’ Grants Program by: submitting new requests to foundations that have funded our organization historically; preparing applications for new local, state and national funders; and, submitting timely grant reports as needed. This position requires strong writing skills, specifically related to technical and grant writing. The Volunteer Grant Writer will be responsible for grant searches, application writing, and grant reporting (when necessary). Knowledge of Pinups for Pitbulls’ history and mission is required, but can be researched through our website. This is a volunteer position that allows for flexible working hours. One must be self-motivated and adept at managing multiple deadlines. Required Skills and Abilities • Self-starter with the ability to work independently and monitor your own performance objectives to meet goals and deadlines • Strong data management skills • Proven analytical, organization and planning skills • Outstanding verbal and written communication talents • Creativity • Knowledge of grant search software programs, spreadsheets, word processing, e-mail and Internet skills.