Grant Writer

Job Description
Type of Job: 
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

Responsible for developing and writing grant proposals to grantmaking organizations and government agencies that persuasively communicate Explora’s mission and programs to potential funders. Conducts prospect research; assembles and submits grant requests; maintains a calendar of submission, acknowledgement, and reporting deadlines. Establishes and nurtures relationships with foundation, corporate, and individual donors.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

Develop and write grant proposals to private grantmaking organizations and public agencies at the city, state, and federal level; collaborate with Explora staff to collect data, program/project achievements, and quotes/photos to write and submit timely grant reports; and manage the annual grants calendar, which includes routine prospecting for grant opportunities and communicating with granting resources.

Other Information/Requirements: 

Minimum Qualifications: 1-4 years of fundraising experience, with an emphasis on grant writing; a Bachelor’s degree in related field and work experience performing similar duties; and an equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted, as long as it directly relates to essential duties and responsibilities.

How to Apply: 

Please send a resume and cover letter to Renee Ruybal [email protected]

Contact Information
Veronica Casados
Explora Science Center and Children's Museum
1701 Mountain Rd NW
New Mexico
Zip/Postal Code: 
Business Phone: 
(505) 600-6072
Email Address: 
Internal Info
Date to Post: 
May 6 2021
Date to Remove: 
May 26 2021

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