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GRANTS ASSISTANT - Foundation Administrator

SKOKIE, IL ยท Volunteering/Non-Profit
Growing Charitable Foundation supporting scientific research, sustainability, arts, religious causes, and more, is searching for a talented Foundation Assistant with Grants writing/coordination experience to join their team.   

This talented individual will be responsible for assisting the President in building the foundation.  The position will assist the President with all things related to building the foundation.  The will be involved in the overaling planning, program management, grant writing and administration and administrative responsibilities for the foundation.  The position will include assisting the President with scheduling, bookkeeping, vendor management, ordering office supplies, assisting with office move, office design and ordering for art, furniture, etc. They will also assist with communications, foundation office management, assisting with the development of programs, direction of the foundation and more as needed.  

Candidate should be an excellent writer, have good attention to detail, and have a high sense of urgency.
Previous experience with a foundation or charitable organization required.
Bachelor's degree required. 
8+ years of experience with a foundation, grant writing or management, family office, or other charitable foundation or supporting high wealth family organizations required.  
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