Administration

Grants and Contract Lead

San Jose, California   |   Full Time

Join us in our mission to strengthening the hope and resilience of our community members by improving their health, mental health and well-being.


The Grants and Contracts Lead will be accountable for fundraising and overall grant oversight of awarded contracts under the direction of the Director of Development. The Lead will serve as the clearinghouse for all grant proposals and awards and will also work closely with program staff across all departments and finance department staff in order to prepare and submit grant proposals. If a grant is awarded, the Grant and Contracts Lead will be responsible for collecting and tracking grant documents and circulating those to departments involved.


We provide our employees:

  • 11 Paid Holidays and your Birthday off!
  • Paid Vacation and Sick time
  • Comprehensive benefit plan with four Health Plan Options
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with match
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Eligibility for student loan repayment assistance
  • Sign on bonus
  • AACI named Bay Area Top Workplaces 2019

The ideal candidate:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Business, Communications, Public Health or other relevant fields required.
  • Strong written communication skills, along with highly effective oral communications and engaging presentation skills; 2+ years professional writing experience preferred
  • Knowledge of community-based grant making, community issues, or nonprofit capacity building
  • Demonstrated ability to be detail oriented and organized. Can prioritize and manage multiple tasks and deadlines.
  • Strong grant writing and grant reporting experience
  • Strong diplomatic, problem solving, meeting facilitation, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills

Apply now and join a great team of caring people.

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