Posted: October 2020
Posted: October 2020
Mary's Meals USA
Position Reports to: Director of Development
Mary’s Meals USA raises awareness and funds to support school feeding programs in some of the world’s poorest countries, where hunger and poverty prevent children from getting an education. Mary’s Meals USA’s headquarters is located in Bloomfield, New Jersey. The Grants Manger position is authorized to be a remote position.
This is a key role in the development and implementation of Mary’s Meals USA’s fundraising and awareness raising activities. The Grants Manager will be responsible for the strategy and execution of growing the portfolio of Foundation and Trust partnerships that support the work of Mary’s Meals. This will involve creating and stewarding opportunities with major foundations, charitable trusts and family foundations, resulting in tangible results that sustain and grow our school feeding programs. The Grants Manager is a part of the Mary’s Meals USA Development team and report to the Director of Development.
Creating New Partnerships:
Cultivation/Stewardship of Current Partners:
Possess advanced communications skills, both written and oral. Experience and comfort with public speaking and formal presentations.
Possess a warm and engaging personality, with good networking and interpersonal skills.
Able to work independently, be a self-motivator and proactive.
Ability to generate new business and opportunities, and manage a sales cycle.
Excellent project manager, capable of liaising with many stakeholders.
Excellent organizational, prioritization and time management skills. Ability to manage deadlines and produce quality results with attention to detail.
Able to work effectively on multiple tasks simultaneously.
Ability to translate programmatic information and data into concise, compelling, asset-based, and mission-centered narratives.
Ability to travel within the USA, with potential for international travel.
Able to work evening and weekends as required.
IT and administrative skills required
To apply please send your resume and cover letter to: [email protected]
For more information: https://www.marysmealsusa.org/en/useful-links/work-for-us/grant-manager