The University Corporation is a nonprofit corporation, providing business, commercial, real estate, financial and administrative services to California State University, Northridge (CSUN). TUC empowers its staff to be proactive and resourceful in order to achieve the highest standards of performance and provide exceptional ‘service plus solutions’ to the CSUN community.
Reporting to the Directors, the Grant Writer is a member of CSUN ARCS management team. The person is responsible for ensuring the financial sustainability of ARCS primarily by supporting the Directors in solicitation efforts working with CSUN internal stakeholders (students, professors, administrators) and external stakeholders (industry, government, community, NGOs). The person monitors relevant federal, state, and local legislation to identify potential sources of funding. Sustainability essentially involves developing and implementing fundraising and other advancement activities aimed at public and private agencies and donors or donor prospects. The person prepares, or causes to have prepared, content, and materials needed for proposals to funding agencies, donors, and donor prospects as well as developing gift recognition and acknowledgment materials, appeal letters, etc. The person works with ARCS faculty researchers to ensure that external collaborators are involved and active in all resource development efforts. The person works with volunteer and staff committees and task forces to help create an environment that encourages strong support for the Center. The person assists the Directors in compiling reports, and they hire, train, and supervise direct reports and perform other duties as assigned.
A Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university is required and a Master's degree or higher preferred. The person should have excellent writing skills with a minimum of three years of professional-level experience related to grant proposal writing and research or other funding application preparation. The person should be able to travel up to 2 days per month.
View the full posting and to apply online at http://www.csun.edu/careers/
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