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Grant Writer - Full Time

Company: San Diego Second Chance
Date Posted: November 7, 2017

Job Description:

Second Chance is seeking a full-time Grants Officer. The Grants Officer reports to the Vice President, Advancement & External Affairs, and works closely with Chief of Programs and senior programs staff to create yearly calendar for grant submissions; writes or assists with city, county, state and federal government RFPs and grants; researches and writes foundation and corporate LOIs and grants; writes foundation and corporate grant reports; assists Finance Office with government contract reports as needed; maintains professional communications with grantors.



Bachelor’s degree in grant writing or related field or three years’ grant writing experience; expert in writing English. 

Compensation: Based on experience and qualifications. Employer-paid healthcare coverage for employee.

Additional information:

Second Chance Mission: To disrupt the cycles of incarceration and poverty by helping people find their way to self-sufficiency. Founded in 1993, Second Chance strives to ensure all members of our community have the means to achieve self-sufficiency, regardless of age, race, or criminal history. Second Chance achieves its mission by providing job readiness training and job placement programs to youth and adults. Second Chance also delivers wrap-around services including transitional housing, behavioral health treatment and financial literacy to help our participants reach self-sufficiency.  

To Apply:
To apply, please email a cover letter, resume with list of three professional references and a grant writing sample with “Grants Officer” in the subject line to: 

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