Search for Jobs

0 Results
No jobs match your search. Try a different search or browse these great jobs below.
Roger Williams University
Bristol, RI, United States
21 hours ago
Earthjustice.org
San Francisco, New York, Washington, DC, or Seattle, United States
21 hours ago
California Institute of Integral Studies
San Francisco, CA, United States
22 hours ago
California Institute of Integral Studies
San Francisco, CA, United States
22 hours ago
Earthjustice
San Francisco, Remote, United States
22 hours ago
Emily Carr University of Art + Design
Vancouver, BC, Canada
22 hours ago
Sky Ranch
Dallas, TX, United States
22 hours ago
University of California Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA, United States
22 hours ago
The Johns Hopkins Mathematical Institute for Data Science
Baltimore, MD, United States
22 hours ago
St. Joseph the Worker
AZ, United States
23 hours ago
The Johns Hopkins Mathematical Institute for Data Science
Baltimore, MD, United States
23 hours ago
Earthjustice.org
San Francisco, Remote, United States
23 hours ago
Medical Teams International
Tigard, OR, United States
23 hours ago
Parkinson Canada
Toronto, ON, Canada
23 hours ago
The Johns Hopkins Mathematical Institute for Data Science
Baltimore, MD, United States
1 day ago
Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, CA, United States
1 day ago
Burcham Solutions Group
Lexington, KY, United States
1 day ago
Harold Warp Pioneer Village Museum
Minden, NE, United States
1 day ago
Arts Consulting Group
Los Angeles, CA, United States
1 day ago
The Darling Home for Kids
MILTON, ON, Canada
1 day ago
National Parks Conservation Association
Pacific or Mountain Time Zones, United States
1 day ago
University of Northern Iowa
CEDAR FALLS, IA, United States
1 day ago
Sean Ryan for Senate
Buffalo, NY, United States
1 day ago
American Society of the University of Haifa
NY, United States
1 day ago
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
North Adams, MA, United States
1 day ago
1 - 25 Results of 6783
Roger Williams University
Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
21 hours ago

Description

Company Description:

At Roger Williams University, students are prepared to be thinkers and doers ready to solve challenging problems with innovative solutions. RWU offers 50 majors and robust offerings of graduate and professional programs across eight schools of study including Rhode Island's only law school, with campuses on the coast of Bristol and in the heart of Providence, R.I. With small classrooms and a focus on undergraduate and graduate research and community engagement, a Roger Williams education blends the strength of liberal arts and professional studies, providing all students with the depth and breadth of interdisciplinary thinking and well-rounded knowledge necessary to succeed in our interconnected, global world. RWU is committed to strengthening society through engaged scholarship so that students graduate with the ability to think critically and apply the practical skills that today's employers demand.

Roger Williams University seeks to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. We value diversity, equity and inclusion and respect for all races, genders, identities, and abilities. RWU is committed to creating a thriving community that encourages lifelong learning, professional development, and academic innovation. To learn more about Roger Williams University's commitment and support of diversity and inclusion, please visit https://www.rwu.edu/who-we-are/diversity-equity-inclusion.

Job Description:

Reporting to the Director of Foundation Relations, the Assistant Director of Foundation Relations is responsible for providing continued growth for foundation grant programs to secure complex grants, including four to five figure gifts. The Assistant Director works closely with administrators, program directors, clinicians, and primary investigators from Roger Williams, to raise vital funding for the Universities priorities.

Pipeline Development

  • Conduct thorough research to identify and assess new prospective funding sources, maintain up-to-date information on foundations, and prepare foundation process in preparation to present the findings to the appropriate groups across campus.
  • Work within the donor database to record actions, update records, track deadlines, and ensure timely and accurate grant reporting communications.
  • Manage an active portfolio of foundation prospects and maintain foundation interactions, including stewardship.
  • Develop and execute ambitious growth plans to raise significant funding from existing and new institutional and private foundations both regionally and nationally.
  • Research new and existing foundation sources to support funding priorities and new initiatives.

Grant Writing

  • Develop a broad and deep understanding of current fundraising priorities across campus, as outlined by the President, Provost, Vice President of Research and Academic and Research Deans.
  • Work with faculty and fundraising colleagues across campus to develop proposal concepts that meet potential funders' and RWU's priorities, mission, and needs.
  • Write, edit, and submit letters of intent and full proposals on behalf of the University, serving as the primary author in a team environment.
  • Create compelling and competitive proposals through engaging in productive interactions with faculty and colleagues.

Stewardship

  • Collaborate with Principle Investigators, Finance, and the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs to produce and submit grant reports.
  • Plan foundation visits, which may include senior academic, administrative, and volunteer leaders.
  • Develop acknowledgement materials such as letters, press packages, and testimonials to communicate grant impact personalized to each funder.

Additional Functions

  • Collaborate with campus partners on new faculty training related to grants and the Assistant Director's role in finding and securing grants, as well as additional outreach activities, and promoting foundation funding opportunities across campus.
  • Organize foundation visits, which may include senior academic, administrative, and volunteer leaders.


Requirements

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field.
  • Three to five years of professional experience in grant writing and fundraising or a similar content production environment such as journalism, communications, or publishing.
  • Exceptional research and communication skills, both self-directed and within a team environment.
  • Outstanding writing skills, with the ability to tailor a narrative to varying audiences.
  • Superior creative problem solving and systems thinking to effectively match funding needs to opportunities.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to collaborate with campus partners on content development and represent the organization in conversation with potential funders.
  • The ability to give and receive constructive feedback.
  • Knowledge of best practices in philanthropy, higher education, and non-profits

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Track record of success in securing grants or proposals of $50k or above.
  • Familiarity with RWU's programs and vision.
  • Experience managing or supporting a prospect portfolio.
  • Proficiency in basic graphic design and layout.

At the University's discretion, the education and experience prerequisites may be excepted where the candidate can demonstrate, to the satisfaction of the University, an equivalent combination of education and experience specifically preparing the candidate for success in the position.

Additional Information:

Roger Williams University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable state and federal law. For information on our Non-discrimination policy, visit here.

RWU prohibits all forms of discrimination on the basis of sex in its education programs and activities and is required by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX) and its implementing regulations not to discriminate in such a manner. Complaints of Title IX sexual harassment should be reported to the Title IX Coordinator at the contact information listed below. Details regarding the formal complaint process can be found here: Title IX Sexual Harassment Policy and Procedures. All complaints of sexual harassment will be taken seriously and responded to promptly. TITLE IX COORDINATOR: Dr. Jen Stanley, 1 Old Ferry Road, Bristol, RI 02809 / Phone Number: (401) 254-3123 /Email Address: jstanley@rwu.edu

Salaries for new hires at Roger Williams University usually fall between the minimum and midpoint salary ranges.
$51,653 - $62,212

***When you join Roger Williams University, you will have access to our outstanding benefit package including: Time off (20 vacation days per year accrued from date of hire, 15 paid holiday, and 15 paid sick days per year), Tuition Benefits, Generous 403(b) match, Professional Development Opportunities, Medical/Dental/Vision insurance offered, Wellness Incentive Program, access to Roger Williams athletic facilities, libraries, campus events, and much more!***

Application Instructions:

Please attach a resume, cover letter, and list of three (3) professional references. In your cover letter/letter of interest, in addition to listing how your qualifications meet the requirements of the position, please include information about how you would be able to contribute to RWU's diversity, inclusivity, and equity goals.

All employees must submit a vaccination card or complete an exemption form (available upon request) in order to provide a clear and accurate picture of campus vaccine prevalence. Please be assured that RWU closely safeguards the confidentiality of employee medical information, including documentation or other confirmation of the COVID-19 vaccination.

Apply Here

PI188273207

Job Information

  • Job ID: 64980168
  • Location:
    Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
  • Position Title: Assistant Director of Foundation Relations
  • Company Name For Job: Roger Williams University
  • Mission / Industry: Other / Not Specified
  • Job Function: Grants
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Min Education: 4 Year Degree
  • Min Experience: 3-5 Years
Jobs You May Like
Filters
Mission / Industry
State