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  1. Institutional Grants Manager

    Closes Remote

    Job Title: Institutional Grants Manager Department: Philanthropy and Partnerships Team Location: Canada (Remote) Employment Type: Full-time Posting Close Date:  June 12 – applications being reviewed on rolling basis Institutional Grants Manager Job Description – Philanthropy and Partnerships Team   Reporting to the CEO, the Institutional Grants Manager (IGM) is responsible for developing and executing resource development initiatives and programs for institutional grants to help achieve EWB’s overall mission and goals. Institutional grants are funds received from government and UN agencies and those related to multi-year funding from corporations and foundations.  The IGM will be responsible for identifying, pursuing, and managing institutional grant opportunities and for forging relationships with key institutional stakeholders. You will work closely with internal EWB teams to develop compelling grant proposals and manage the grant application process. This role requires strong research and writing skills, excellent project management abilities, and a keen understanding of institutional funding landscapes. Key Responsibilities: Research and Identify Funding Opportunities: Conduct comprehensive research to identify potential institutional grant opportunities aligned with the organization’s mission, programs, and projects. Stay up-to-date with trends, regulations, and best practices in institutional funding to maximize chances of securing grants. Proposal Development: Collaborate with program managers, finance team, and other relevant stakeholders to develop grant proposals that align with funder priorities and meet their requirements. Write and edit compelling grant proposals, ensuring clarity, accuracy, and adherence to grant guidelines and deadlines. Develop budgets and budget narratives for grant proposals, working closely with the finance team to ensure accuracy and compliance. Joint Proposal Development with Partners Identify relevant partners for joint proposals Manage and coordinate collaborative efforts with partner organizations in the submission of joint proposals Grant Application Management: Manage the end-to-end grant application process, including gathering necessary documentation, completing application forms, and submitting proposals within deadlines. Maintain organized records of […]

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  2. Fundraising Manager

    Closes Remote

    Job Title: Fundraising Manager Closing Date: June 10 Start date: June 2023  Position: Full time Location: Remote; Applicants must be based in Canada   Overview: Engineers Without Borders Canada (EWB) is looking for an experienced and innovative Fundraising Manager. Reporting to the CEO, the Fundraising Manager at Engineers Without Borders (EWB) Canada is responsible for managing and coordinating the organization’s fundraising activities The individual who will fill this position will have the primary objective of soliciting major gift donors and securing grants from foundations and corporations. Further, the Fundraising Manager will work with team members to create, implement and evaluate monthly giving, annual giving and legacy giving programs. Through collaboration, the Fundraising Manager will assist the fundraising team in producing compelling fundraising campaigns and initiatives.  This role requires a strategic and analytical thinker who can develop and execute fundraising plans that align with EWB’s overall mission and goals. The successful candidate will be an experienced fundraiser with a proven track record of success in identifying, cultivating, and stewarding relationships with individual donors, creating compelling grant proposals and of managing impactful and successful fundraising campaigns. Key Responsibilities: Develop and implement a comprehensive fundraising plan for the organization Creation of the comprehensive strategy will include strategies to solicit major gift donors, monthly and annual giving, legacy gifts, corporate partnerships, and fundraising campaigns. Identify, research, and cultivate relationships with major gift donors. Identify, research, and submit proposals for small-scale, short-term grants from foundations and corporations. Work closely with the CEO to engage and solicit high-level donors and prospects. Work closely with the Annual Giving Manager to build and execute a strategy of annual giving that integrates with our main programming – including direct mail appeals, online giving, and employee giving campaigns. Develop and maintain relationships with legacy donors to ensure their continued support of […]

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