Under the direction of the Director of Development, Planning & Evaluation, Ravenswood Family Health Center’s (RFHC) Health Program Planner/Grant Writer will be responsible for each of the following areas: 1) develop, plan, write, and package grant applications and grant reports for a variety of health care programs; 2) strengthen resources and funding for RFHC’s health care programs; and 3) increase awareness about the organization and its work among patients, partners, funders, etc.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
In accordance with RFHC Policies and Procedures:
Work closely with the Director of Development, Planning & Evaluation to develop, plan, write, and package grant proposals (narrative, budgets, logic models, scopes of work, etc.) for new and existing health care programs. This includes meeting with/interviewing RFHC’s directors, managers, and staff; partner organizations; and other stakeholders involved in the programs.
Regularly check-in with key persons involved in funded health care programs to help monitor alignment of project progress, deliverables, and timeline.
Develop and write reports for funded health care programs, including meeting with/interviewing RFHC’s directors, managers, and staff regarding progress of grant funded projects and working with RFHC’s data department to generate data for reports.
Collect and analyze data and conduct research to create needs assessments for health care programs.
Identify funding opportunities for health care programs via internet research and document reviews.
Help develop written content for annual reports, print newsletters, press releases, brochures, marketing collateral, presentations, and handouts for a broad range of internal (staff, board members, etc.) and external (funders, donors, patients, news media, public officials, etc.) audiences.
Provide responsive, professional customer service to funders, donors, members of the press, public officials, partner organizations, etc., including satisfying requests for information and scheduling meetings.
Director of Development, Planning & Evaluation
Qualifications & Skills:
Master’s degree from an accredited university in public health, city and regional/urban planning, public policy, social work, health care administration, business or public administration, or related field highly desired
Minimum of two to three years of writing grant proposals and reports independently required
Demonstrated ability to write independently and organize and present information clearly and concisely
Knowledge of data collection and research techniques
Demonstrated ability to take initiative and work independently, while also being a team player
Demonstrated ability to independently determine priorities, juggle multiple projects and meet deadlines
High proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (especially Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook)
Qualified Applicants submit resumes to: email@example.com or FAX: 650.321.8576