RFP - Grant Writer
Posted on Aug 14, 2019 by CITY OF SOUTH TUCSON
The City of South Tucson is seeking proposals from qualified individuals or firms to identify possible grant opportunities, coordinate with City staff for the assimilation and compilation of information and data required to put forth a concise and complete grant application, prepare and submit the grant application, respond to questions and/or requests from the grant making organization and monitor on behalf of the City the progression of the submitted application until such time the application is awarded or denied. The City intends to identify and select an experienced professional grant writing consultant with a proven track record of researching, developing, writing, preparing, and submitting successful grant proposals for federal and state government grants and private foundation grants. Details of responsibilities are described under "Scope of Services."
Must provide examples of successful grant writing projects, to including grants applied to, the purpose of the grant as well as grant award amounts.
SCOPE OF SERVICES Works closely with the City Manager's Office to provide ongoing status updates and reports and identify funding opportunities.Identifies grant funding opportunities and needs through federal, state, private and other sources.Conducts research, identifies grant funding opportunities, and researches, analyzes and develops grant funding sources.Develops relationships and collaborates with external resources in the areas of grant development, training, grant funding sources.Implements and monitors administrative procedures and controls for grant applications.Interprets and applies program/project requirements, monitors budgets, writes reports.Responds effectively to inquiries and provides information regarding program requirements.Prepares and maintains a variety of written reports and related correspondence.Collaborates with and provides assistance to City departments in the identification of grant funds, grant writing, and the financial aspects of grant management and grant compliance.Establishes and maintains cooperative working contacts with the community and other governmental agencies to identify and coordinate joint funding grants.Prepares information on award nominations for public dissemination. Category: Administrative , Keywords: Grant Writer