The Community Engagement Officer acts as the primary point of contact for a variety of funders, donors and stakeholders. This full-time position will manage both key development and relationship building initiatives including mission tours, stewardship programs, fundraising events as well as a portion of the agency’s grant writing and grants management activities.
Under supervision of the Director of Grants & Communications, the Grants Development Specialist will be responsible for researching, developing, writing, and coordinating funding proposals for foundations, corporations, and government agencies (city, county, state, and federal). The Grants Development Specialist also will manage a portfolio of awarded grants, including stewardship and reporting. In this role, you will work in close coordination with the marketing/communications team and the individual giving team to advance the mission of Caminar.
Develop, maintain, and strengthen StarVista’s sources of revenue by supporting efforts of Director of Development & Marketing, Individual Giving Manager, and Grants Manager through hands-on fundraising efforts. Development Associate will participate in fundraising activities in all functional areas including grantwriting, individual giving, donor relations, direct mail, and special events.
The Grants Manager/Director leads StarVista’s institutional fundraising efforts and its grants staff, providing both strategic oversight, process implementation, short- and long-term planning, as well as day-to-day management of a robust portfolio of new and current grants and contracts. The Grants Manager will write and edit proposals and reports for private and public funders, while coordinating content across departments.