Resource Development Manager

Job Order #: 15362221

Marlborough, MA 01752

Full Time

37.5 hours per week

POSTED 8/19/2021

EXPIRES 10/31/2021

Job Description

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES

The Resource Development Manager is responsible for developing proposals and letters of intent to secure grant funding or charitable donations to support employment related programs through the MassHire Metro South/West Workforce Board. Duties of this position include the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals, including conducting grant prospect research, writing proposals, completing reports, and management of all grants. Under the supervision of the Executive Director, this role requires collaboration with the MassHire Metro South/West Workforce Board's School Programs director, One-Stop Career Center management, and numerous workforce partners.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES OF THE JOB:

-Coordinate the development, writing, and submission of grant proposals and letters of intent to third-party entities

-Identify, define, and develop funding sources to support existing and potential future programs/projects
    
-Monitor public and private postings of Requests for Proposals in corporate, government, and foundation funding in areas that intersect with the MassHire Metro South/West Workforce Board's mission

-Conduct extensive research into prospective funding opportunities and assess the appropriateness, eligibility, and competitiveness of MassHire Metro South/West Workforce Board submission

-Compile, analyze, and report data on the performance and outcome measures of funded program activities; periodically monitor grant performance goals between reporting periods

-Maintain a system to carefully track all grants and manage all deadlines

-Manage mandatory reporting processes for all grants, including periodic and final reports, and renewal applications submitted to funding agencies

-Maintain a database of grant opportunities, submissions, and grant outcomes; submit summary report on grant status to leadership team on a regular basis

-Establish strong working relationships and excellent communication channels across all MassHire Metro South/West Workforce Board's partner contacts, in order to accurately reflect programs and ensure organizational compliance with grant requirements

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

-Outstanding written and verbal communication, grammar, and editing skills, with acute attention to detail
-Exceptional organizational and project management skills
-Computer proficiency with all MS Office suite products (especially MS Word and Excel), and basic database entry and data analysis; experience with foundational databases is a plus
-Strong research, analytical, and budget development skills
-Ability to manage time and multiple projects effectively to meet ambitious internal and external deadlines in a timely manner;
-Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work well collaboratively, as well as independently, in a team environment
-Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced, ever-evolving, and data-driven nonprofit environment
-Knowledge of and strong interest in workforce development.
-Creativity, optimism and a sense of humor

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

Bachelors degree required; master?s degree preferred
Minimum of 3 years of successful grant writing, planning or resource development experience
Experience writing federal grants preferred
Experience with workforce development systems preferred
Experience with National Dislocated Worker Grants preferred
Experience in economic development preferred
Experience in a municipal or nonprofit environment is a strong plus
Experience with youth employment programs is a strong plus


PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS:

Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment. Work is performed in an office environment.


How To Apply

Send resume and cover letter outlining your experience and interest to wbinfo@masshiremsw.com. Please write the position you are applying for in the subject line

Shift

8:30 AM - 5:00 AM

Per Diem Position

Not Specified

Union Position

No

Apprenticeship

No

Pay

$75,000.00 per year

Benefits

  • Major Medical
  • Dental Insurance
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vacation Leave
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Paid Holidays

Name

Cindy Cedrone

Title

Not Specified

Email

Not Specified

Phone

Not Specified

Address

420 Lakeside Avenue Suite 301
Marlborough, MA 01752

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