Institutional Giving Manager

Website Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity

Do you want to work for an Agency that positively impacts the lives of over 20,000 individuals? The Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity (CVOEO) addresses fundamental issues of economic, social, environmental and racial justice and works with people to achieve economic independence. Our Philanthropy & Communications team seeks a motivated fundraising professional with a passion for our mission. Duties include grant research, writing and reporting with public agencies, private foundations and corporations as well as proposal writing for both unrestricted operating revenue and restricted projects. In addition, the Institutional Giving Manager will engage in prospect research to sustain and grow funding and also submit timely and accurate reports for grant funded projects. This is a 40 hours / week position.

Successful applicants will have:

  • Minimum of two years’ experience with nonprofit grant writing and working in deadline-driven environments.
  • Ability to initiate projects, be flexible, work well in a team environment, handle multiple assignments and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to prioritize appropriately when facing multiple responsibilities and tasks.
  • Ability to monitor and meet income goals, work independently, and uphold safety standards.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive proposals.
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to synthesize complex information and data.
  • Strong editing skills, detail-oriented and self-disciplined in time management.
  • Familiarity with outcomes-based work such as RBA or ROMA
  • Experience with writing state and/or federal grants.
  • Commitment to CVOEO’s mission.

Interested in working with us? We offer a great working environment and an excellent benefit package including medical, dental and vision insurance, paid holidays, generous vacation and sick leave, a retirement plan and discounted gym membership. To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume. The review of applications begins immediately and will continue until suitable candidates are found. No phone calls, please.

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