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Position:  Remote Grant Writing Contract

How to Apply

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to jobs@juntospodemos.gt with “Job Opportunity - Grant Writer” in the subject line. 

Job title: Grant Writer
Organization: Asociación Juntos Podemos
Reports to:  Board of Directors
Location: Antigua, Guatemala

Organization Overview


Asociación Juntos Podemos is a small non-governmental organization that runs youth-oriented programs in the Antigua, Guatemala, region.  Our mission is to provide educational support and environmentally sustainable economic opportunities to Guatemalan youth. We currently run a community gardening program in Jocotenango and a tutoring program in El Hato.  Our United States sister organization, Together We Can Guatemala (TWCG), is a key partner in accomplishing our mission.  You can find more information about TWCG here: https://www.togetherwecanguatemala.org/

Why We Are Awesome!


We fundamentally believe in the power of creating joyful spaces and genuine relationships. This is the common denominator of all our projects and something that we hold near to our hearts everyday when we show up to work. We have spent over 5 years in our communities doing just that. It is this joy and these relationships that have made our programs beloved and our organization so special!

Job overview:

We are looking for an experienced grant writer who cares deeply about small, grassroots projects. This position will be required to expand our grant answer database in order to apply for and secure funding for our programming. We are looking to secure $40,000- $45,000 annually through grant funds. This position requires communicating with our director and board.

Responsibilities:

 

  • Apply for grants appropriate for the vision and mission of the organization

  • Ensure that grant stipulations are clearly communicated to board and director

  • Report to the Executive Director on grant progress, donor communications, etc.

  • Secure funding for the organization short, medium and long-term

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Demonstrated experience securing grant funding or comparable quantities

  • English language fluency written and oral mandatory

 

Other Information:

 

  • This is a remote position requiring 10-15 hours monthly paid $15.00 hourly