Job Listing for the Position of Director of Grant Writing and Fundraising for Refugees Welcome!
Job Title: Director of Grant Writing and Fundraising
Position Type: Executive
Salary: Volunteer with Eligibility for Research Grants
Department: Center for Peace, Development, and Democracy
Time Requirements: 10-20 hours/month
Refugees Welcome! is 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that focuses on bringing together immigrant and refugee service providers in the greater Boston area and beyond to strengthen and streamline services.
To do this, Refugees Welcome! focuses on four thematic program areas; communication, outreach, research, and technology. Refugees Welcome! works with academics, students, and researchers to help solve the most pressing issues facing migrants in our community and abroad.
About the Director of Grant Writing and Fundraising
Refugees Welcome! is seeking a new Director of Grant Writing and Fundraising for our organization that works closely with our Executive Director, Denise Muro, and Research Director, Jason McSparren, to be responsible for researching possible sources of funding, and developing grant applications.
The Director of Grant Writing and Fundraising
The ideal candidate should have experience in grant writing, fundraising, and finance. Experience working with non-profit and volunteer-based organizations would be beneficial. The Grant Writing and Fundraising Director will work closely with other team leads to secure adequate funding for research and programmatic needs.
Bachelors- Business Finance, Accounting, Nonprofit Management, or similar
-Completion of a Bachelors program in Business Finance, Accounting, Nonprofit Management, or a similar field.
-Enrolled in a Graduate program in Boston or 2 years of financial management experience.
-An interest in community service and/or migration.
-Reside in the Greater Boston Area and can make it to the University of Massachusetts Boston for Board Meetings each month.
Required Applicant Material
To apply or ask questions, send your Cover Letter and CV via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.