Lead Grant Writer

September 19, 2022 |

Department: Development

Status/Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

For more information contact: Stuart Hibbs, shibbs@ochcares.com


  • Education: 4 year degree
  • Experience: Grant writing experience, preferably in healthcare

Job Description:

  • Researches and identifies new government, corporate, foundation and private funding prospects to match Ohio County Healthcare’s priorities.
  • Generates high-quality proposals, narratives, applications and supporting documents in response to solicitations consistent with all policies and procedures of Ohio County Healthcare and the requirements and guidelines of the funding agencies.
  • Study and understand the vision, mission, strategy, history, structure, objectives, programs, and financial needs of the organization.
  • Serves as liaison to maintain positive relationships with all funding agencies and organizations.
  • Draft grant proposals and supporting documents based on the funding requirements of the organization.
  • Submit proposals to Administration for approval.
  • Respond to internal and external queries on drafted and submitted proposals.
  • Maintain records and submit reports related to grant opportunities.
  • Works with appropriate personnel to research, develop, write and submit letters of inquiry, concept papers and grant proposals.
  • Develops and maintains a master file on pending grants and contracts.
  • Inform proper leadership of the progress of all grants and issues that may arise with each grant.
  • Coordinate with Director of Community Relations to identify grant or funding opportunities to align with Community Health Needs Assessment Implementation Plan (CHNA).
  • Assist Director of Community Relations with foundation and other fundraising projects as requested.
  • Other duties as assigned.

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