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Grant Writer

Kings Against Violence Initiative
Brooklyn, New York, United States
30+ days ago


KAVI is seeking grant writers in both ongoing and on-call fashion for immediate and long term work. This person needs to be able to immediately hit the ground running. Successful candidates should have the ability to 

  • write strong organization background statements, needs statements.
  • capture program objectives, outcomes and operations.


Job Duties

  • Responsibility for researching, writing, compiling, and managing the timeline of specific grants including maintenance and oversight of workflow processes and procedures to ensure accurate and efficient collection and timely submission.  
  • Write grant applications and all reports and conduct prospect research on new opportunities that align with KAVI’s mission. 
  • Grant writing will be primarily to government funding sources ( U.S. Department of Justice, National Science Foundation, NYS Offices of Victim Services, NYC & NYS Department of Education, NYC Department of Youth and Community Development)  private foundations 
  • Work with all departments to collect and synthesize data.
  •  Oversees grant workflow processes related to data entry to ensure adequate internal controls and that all grants reporting of data is accurate. 
  • Work closely with Co-Executive Directors, Director of Development and Program Coordinators to respond to requests for special reports, collaterals, and non-grant materials.
  • Provide general support to the development department during peak periods.  
  • Assist in the preparation of materials for Board meetings.  
  • Perform grant writing and reporting duties as needed. 

Job Information

  • Job ID: 63680465
  • Location:
    Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Position Title: Grant Writer
  • Company Name For Job: Kings Against Violence Initiative
  • Industry Niche: Other
  • Primary Area of Job Responsibility: Consultant
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Min Experience: None
  • Required Travel: None
  • Salary: $75.00 - $125.00 (Hourly Wage)

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