Development Specialist (Grant Focused)

  •  Hiring Manager
  •  November 13, 2020

The Development Specialist will work with the Development Department under the supervision of the Development Manager to further enhance and implement the strategic vision of the organization. The Department is seeking an individual who will focus on grant research, writing, and seeking additional funding sources and the other will focus on strategic collaborations including relationships and activities required for managed care.

LOCATION: West Babylon (position requires travel within NYC, Nassau & Suffolk)

REPORTS TO: Development Manager

HOURS: 35 hours per week

The Development Specialist will

  • Assist Directors/Executive team with new program implementation in the field
  • Follow up on new program activities
  • Program analysis
  • Representing development department in meetings internally and externally and with Executive Staff
  • Maintaining reports and assisting with deadlines regarding development projects

Grant Focused:

  • Monitoring needs across the organization and assisting with program, organizational, and capital planning in alignment with Federation Of Organizations mission and new expansion
  • Maintaining existing funding sources and cultivating new and appropriate sources (public and private)
  • Write high-quality grant proposal narratives, applications, and supporting documents
  • Responsible for researching, collecting data, and writing of each grant
  • Work with department managers to compile financials, data, and evaluate program needs
  • Develops an annual grants strategy


Bachelor’s  degree (in human service or business). Clean valid NYS Driver’s License preferred

Job Category: Adminstrative development
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: west babylon

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