Description

Compensation Type: Annual salary
Job Type:
Hybrid (remote and in-person)

Pay Range: $40K annually /30hrs per week
Organization's Mission: Jewish Family Service (JFS) is a nondenominational, nonprofit, social service organization that supports all Utahns as they navigate life’s challenges – illness, aging, financial uncertainty, mental health concerns, family problems, or personal issues. Our mission is to strengthen individuals and families of all backgrounds through counseling, advocacy, care management, and community education.
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: JFS is committed to fostering equity, removing barriers to access and opportunity, recruiting and retaining a diverse and inclusive workforce and board of directors that reflect the communities we serve, and empowering and giving staff members and volunteers the tools to create an accessible work environment where all feel a sense of belonging and can thrive. JFS fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation.
Position Summary: This 30hr per week position supports fundraising goals through government, foundation, and corporate giving and is responsible for researching and writing proposals, grant reports, renewal requests, and letters of inquiry to foundations and other funding sources. This position works in close collaboration with the Director of Development, Executive Director, staff, and board leadership.
Primary Responsibilities: • Write, edit, and format letters of inquiry, grant proposals, foundation reports, and other components of grant submissions, both independently and in collaboration with JFS staff.
• Maintain current records in GrantHub database, including grant tracking and reporting.
• Prepare quarterly, six month, and annual reports as required by granting agencies.
• Ensuring that proposals are formatted, packaged, and submitted in
accordance with granting foundation requirements.
• Conduct foundation and other prospect research in line with JFS mission and needs.
• Generate and format financial information, including budgets and financial reports, for proposals and reports, in collaboration with JFS staff; work with JFS Bookkeeper to obtain necessary financial requirements,
including, but not limited, to an annual operating budget, program budgets, profit and loss statements, and balance sheets for funding requests and reports.
• Maintain and cultivate relationships with funders.
Desired Qualifications: • Bachelors preferred with 3+ years of grant writing experience in non-profit sector.
• Excellent writing, communication and organizational skills and strong time management skills; Experience in
a community based nonprofit setting preferred.
• Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects at once, be detail-oriented, and work well under deadlines.
• Ability to establish effective working relationships and communications with staff members, external contacts, and donors at all levels.
• Ability to safeguard confidential information and perform with a high-level of discretion, professionalism, and integrity.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office; experience with grant management software preferred.
Benefits / Why Work With Us: Be part of a dynamic agency and a highly professional staff. JFS serves all Utahans. We are a proactive nonprofit organization experiencing significant growth. JFS provides a supportive workplace in which you will be part of a dynamic and dedicated team of clinicians.
This position includes generous paid time off for vacation, illness, and holidays. A 403(b) retirement plan with agency contribution is available. Employer contribution of 75% of offered health insurance plan cost for employee.
How to Apply: Please email cover letter and resume to nicole@jfsutah.org
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Location: Salt Lake City/Hybrid

Information

Organization Website: Visit website
Contact: Nicole Levy
Email: nicole@jfsutah.org
Phone: 801-746-4334