GRANT WRITER (VOLUNTEER)
LOCATION: LONDON OFFICE
Article 25 is a humanitarian architecture charity dedicated to building adequate dignified shelter as defined by the UN. We design and build homes, schools and hospitals in poverty stricken areas. Innovation enables us to use local materials to improve conditions and withstand natural disasters. We pride our work on training and hiring local women and men. Partnerships help us expand our knowledge and improve the outcome. Our approach is organic, our buildings sustainable and uniquely designed to meet the needs of the communities they serve. We are looking for a Grant Writer to help us fundraise and broaden our reach.
Seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Grant Writer. This person will conduct prospect research, assemble, write and submit grant proposals and maintain a calendar of submissions and deadlines. We are looking for someone self-motivated, detail-oriented, organized, thorough and timely.
Our office is a hard-working and friendly environment where you will have the opportunity to take initiative and produce at a high level. You will have the chance to make a genuine contribution to our charity’s aim.
Research grant-giving organizations and prioritise opportunities with the highest probability of success for our organisation
Write and submit grant requests, including letters, proposals, budgets, and presentations persuasively communicating Article 25’s mission and programs to potential funders
Measure success rate and income generated
Undergraduate degree in a relevant field
2+ years grant writing experience
Exceptional written and communication skills
Proficient in measuring and reaching income goals
Proficient in MS Office Word and Excel
Excellent knowledge of fundraising information sources
Displays honest, integrity and a strong sense of ethics in all decisions and actions
Article 25 has more than 88 projects in 34 countries, making us the most far reaching architectural NGO in the world. Our projects are delivered with in-country partners to ensure that local knowledge and relationships are maximised, and that projects are sustainable.
This position is available for full time candidates for a minimum commitment of 6 months.
Apply immediately for consideration
Hours: Part-time volunteer position
Start Date: Immediate
Location: Based in our London office
Application: Please submit a covering letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org with Grant Writer in the subject line of the email.