Grant Writer

  • Location
    San Jose, California
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Accounting Principals has partnered with our client in San Jose to find a qualified Grant Writer. If you have a background in non-profit management or proposal development, please apply below!



  • Coordinate with Program and Quality Assurance to develop and write funding proposals and impact reports, and with Finance to develop program budgets and budget reports.
  • Work with Finance and Quality Assurance to gather data, information, and supporting documentation required to prepare and submit grant funding requests and reports.
  • Conduct prospect research to identify new foundation and government funding opportunities that align with the organization’s mission, initiatives, and programs.
  • Manage all proposal submissions and status updates within Raiser’s Edge.
  • Manage and draft acknowledgments when grants are awarded, and funding is received.
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of the company’s strategic initiatives.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Business Management, or related
  • 3+ years of grant writing experience required
  • Experience and comfort with budgets and quantitative data is preferred.
  • Proven ability to develop high-level, compelling proposals; ability to quickly synthesize complex ideas and align them with funder priorities.
  • Detail oriented with strong project management skills in planning, prioritizing, and coordinating multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Experience with government contracting processes and various funding streams (federal, state, city) a plus.
  • Strong systems proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint), and donor relations database system).

    Position: Direct Hire

    Compensation: $70-78k

    Hours: 8:30-5pm, flexible. Remote currently until summer

    Location: San Jose


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