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Banner Health Foundation is currently seeking a Grant Writer to join the team. This position is located at Banner Corporate Center Phoenix Plaza, off Central & Thomas.
The Banner Health Foundation provides philanthropic support to Banner Health through gifts secured from individuals, foundations and corporations.
This position has primary responsibility for preparing proposals and grant applications and for submitting timely and accurate reports for all existing grant-funded projects. This position performs responsible, professional administrative work in researching, identifying, developing and responding to public and private grant opportunities in alignment with Banner Health priorities and needs. Position may also edit and/or prepare and submit proposals and applications for corporate funding, as needed.
Knowledge of business management or related area as typically obtained through the completion of a bachelors degree.
Skill level as typically achieved through a minimum of six years nonprofit fundraising experience with an emphasis on grant writing, grants management, foundation relations and/or corporate fundraising. Previous experience in grant writing/grants management and familiarity with fundraising software to track donors and measure progress against goals. Strong written communication skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive proposals. Strong editing skills, attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines. Knowledge of fundraising information sources, basic fundraising techniques, familiarity with research techniques for fundraising prospect research. Experience with proposal writing and institutional donors. Strong contributor in team environments and able to monitor and meet income goals.
Masters degree. Prior experience in raising funds for research, medical education, and/or Centers of Excellence. Familiarity with healthcare and hospital operations.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.