POSITION: Part-Time Development Coordinator (Grant Writer)
POSITION DESCRIPTION: Science Central, a hands-on science center located within a large historical building, is currently hiring a knowledgeable, self-motivated, self-directed, outgoing Grant Writer. This person will research and write grants; communicate the grant review process with associated staff; coordinate appropriate reporting; assist with fundraising.
REQUIRED SKILLS: Must already be highly experienced in grant-writing; knowledgeable of local, regional, state foundation and funding sources; skilled in researching funding opportunities; skilled in record-keeping and grant-reporting methods; professional in attitude and practice; outgoing and articulate; meticulous and detail-oriented; strong grasp of language, writing and spelling; comfortable in an exciting and fast-paced environment; able to handle stress and deadlines; must have flexibility and capability to adapt to changing priorities and schedules; skilled with Microsoft Office programs; college-level classes in business, communications, English, etc, college degree preferred; successful completion of Criminal Background Check.
SCHEDULE: 20 hours per week; flexible schedule, but could include some weekdays, weekends, and evenings.
SALARY: $13,000; non-exempt; limited sick/vacation day benefits
APPLY: Open posting, position filled as needed. Obtain application online on the Science Central website. Send completed application, cover letter, resume, list of professional references (minimum of 3) and examples of successful proposals (minimum of 2) to:
Human Resources Director
1950 North Clinton Street
Fort Wayne,IN 46805
Fax: (260) 422-2899
Science Central is an Equal Opportunity Employer