The Augusta Boys & Girls Club Teen Center a unit of the Alfond Youth & Community Center is looking for a full time Grants Coordinator that will work to increase organizational capacity to write and manage grant resources (including both existing and new grant opportunities.) He/she is responsible for the full life cycle of the grant management process, including research, writing, editing, proof-reading, budget preparation, coordination of contract documents and renewals, evaluation and reporting of all grant initiatives (working with the Executive Director and program staff), and ensuring the integrity of grant dollars.
Requirements: A Bachelors Degree in a relevant field is recommended. Prior grant writing and/or grants management experience is preferred. Must be able to communicate well with other staff, the public, and children.
We offer a competitive benefit package that includes health insurance and a retirement plan. In addition, free childcare and full membership to the AYCC. This is a 40 hour position working Monday through to Friday and the starting wage will be $18.00.
Candidates must be able to pass an extensive background screen though the State of Maine, Federal Government and Department of Health and Human Services.
The mission of the Augusta Boys & Girls Club Teen Center is to serve teenagers, many of whom are disadvantaged. We provide caring adults in a safe place where adolescents can learn marketable skills, healthy living habits, and have opportunities to give back to the community. We offer strength-based community youth development services and activities, including truancy prevention, arts, recreation, nutrition/wellness activities, and pre-vocational training, that increase developmental assets, community engagement, and academic success for many local teens.
If this interest you, please apply today!