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We’re Hiring a Grant and Proposal Writer!

Grant and Proposal Writer

MFAN is looking for an exceptional grant and proposal writer to join our growing team. In some cases, a grant proposal is the first introduction to our organization, so a successful candidate will be skilled at making that first impression count. If you are a polished, grammar lover who can balance remarkable storytelling and technical requirements. This position requires excellent organizational skills and the ability to thrive in a deadline-driven environment. This position will report directly to the director of external relations.

The grant and proposal writer will prepare grant proposals, beginning by performing research. The candidate must be highly organized with the ability to implement systems and follow-up processes, able to effectively work under pressure, use independent judgment and produce a professional work product that is competitive for grant funding within tightly managed time constraints that may sometimes require a quick response. Previous work experience will demonstrate a proven track record in securing new funding opportunities; comprehensive knowledge of research, and the ability to distinguish and identify funding opportunities for special programs.


  • Preparation of proposals and grant applications.
  • Researching, identifying, developing, and responding to public and private grant opportunities.


  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, English, professional writing, or a similar major is preferred.
  • Minimum of five years related experience and a proven track record in grant writing.
  • Outstanding grammar and research skills are essential for this position.

If you are ready to hit the ground running, want to contribute to a meaningful mission, and thrive in an exciting, fast-paced environment, we want to hear from you.  MFAN is an equal opportunity employer.

Interested candidates should send their resume, cover letter, and salary requirements in .pdf format by Friday, April 30, 2021, to MFAN at [email protected].

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