Funding Specialist/Grant Writer
Based out of one of our eight offices
We are seeking a full time Funding Specialist/Grant Writer. The person hired for this position will be responsible for researching, writing and reporting on funding applications (e.g. Public Facilities Authority, Rural Development, Small Cities Development Program, Safe Routes to School, Legacy grants, TIGER) to meet the financial needs of WSN’s clients. This person will work to develop successful funding applications and follow through on grant administration and compliance. Some travel will be required throughout our marketing area.
Ideally, the successful candidate will have grant writing experience and a bachelor’s degree in public administration, political science, planning or a related field. Candidates with equivalent experience will also be considered. Candidates must have excellent communication skills. Superior grammar, writing, editing, research, project management and presentation skills will also be helpful.
Compensation is dependent upon experience and education. WSN offers an excellent benefits package, including health care insurance, HSA, life insurance, paid time off, extended leave time, disability, 401K, and cafeteria plans.