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Grant Writer

Posted: 07/11/2019

HNC Living Foundation is hiring an experienced and innovative individual with a demonstrable record of consistent grant writing success.  HNC Living Foundation is a non-profit charitable foundation that helps head and neck cancer patients with financial aid. 

The Grant Writer will be responsible for identifying grant opportunities, managing the grant development and proposal process. 
Candidates must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, a professional and resourceful demeanor, the ability to work both independently and as a team player, and a desire to take initiative and manage numerous projects simultaneously.
This position is based out of Overland Park, Kansas and reports to the Chief Executive Officer.

Bachelor’s Degree required · Demonstrated experience in obtaining grants from non-profits, charities, and other philanthropic organizations · Excellent verbal and written communication skills required · Ability to manage rejection and overcome common proposal objections · Strong interpersonal and presentation skills required · Experience with sourcing opportunities, cold-calling, contact development, and business relationship management · Detail oriented, adaptable, organized and demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple projects and tasks · Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office, email marketing, and CRM tools
Duties & Responsibilities
Research and identify grant opportunities based on funding amount needed, location, and organization project · Track and create a calendar of grant opportunities – including deadline dates, required materials, etc · Complete and submit grant applications to secure funding · Successfully understand and communicate mission and vision of company applying for the grant · Maintain chart of grant applications: including grants applied to, status of application, grant deadline · Communicate with foundations, if needed, to confirm an organization is applicable to apply for funding · Identify all requirements of grant to ensure all necessary attachments are submitted on time · Prioritize grants to apply for (based on size of grant and time funding is released).  Seasonal event support and other duties as assigned by the CEO depending on the organization’s needs.  

Salary & Benefits
This is a full-time salaried position. We value our employees’ time and efforts. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by our competitive compensation and benefits package including paid vacation, flexible hours, medical benefits.  Free parking and workout facility are on-site.
To learn more about us, please visit our website at If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume or CV, cover letter, and salary requirements to

Job Type: Full Time

Salary Range: $30,000 - 49,999