Stand Together

  • Grants Management Associate (Multiple Openings)

    ID (external)
    2019-4310
    Category
    Hidden (25156)
    Location
    US-VA-Arlington
  • Overview

    You thrive in a collaborative environment where you can drive operational excellence. You’re a problem solver and relationship builder focused on acquiring the best information to drive decisions. With your attention to detail and project management mindset, you accomplish everything in a timely manner and are always looking for processes to improve. Sound familiar? This might be the opportunity you’re looking for. 

     

    Our philanthropy currently supports thousands of social change entrepreneurs. We’re seeing an increase in requests to support more programs and opportunities. Each project expands access to opportunity, creates environments to help all people flourish, and promotes a rigorous exchange of ideas that are essential for universities and organizations across the country to be engines of learning, science, and progress. 

     

    This role on our philanthropy team is essential to our success in keeping pace with the demand for our support. Through partnerships with individuals who are passionate experts at driving grantee relationships, you will manage a diverse number of projects and ensure operational excellence that empowers our team to be a world-class education philanthropy. You will be working to make a life-changing impact on the lives of individuals every single day. Positions available are on our priority issue area and education teams.

     

     

    Your Responsibilities Include

    • Drive project management for robust portfolios, coordinating with multiple internal capabilities to support grant-making and advance our organization’s vision
    • Proactively seek and share knowledge, managing data inputs to ensure accurate reporting on key metrics in real-time
    • Use team best practices to facilitate program evaluation and measurement to support effective investment decisions
    • Collaborate to analyze grant funding opportunities and participate in the grant recommendation process
    • Manage timely and accurate disbursement of grants and renewals

     

    Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization

    • 2+ years of relevant experience
    • Superior organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to prioritize effectively
    • Demonstrated success in organizing information and maintaining data accuracy
    • High degree of humility, integrity, and professionalism to collaborate with a wide variety of different audiences and personalities
    • Entrepreneurial spirit and high sense of urgency

     

    Standout Candidates May Also Bring

    • Salesforce experience
    • Experience in a grant-making organization

     

     

    About Us

     



    Everyone has the ability to learn, contribute, and succeed if they have the opportunity to do so.  The Charles Koch Institute and the Charles Koch Foundation advance ideas to help all people realize their potential, by challenging convention and eliminating barriers that stifle creativity and progress. 

     

    To realize that North Star, we support educational programs, research, and dialogue—working alongside hundreds of universities and nonprofit partners around the country.  All our work is guided by a commitment to unite with anyone to do right and identify new perspectives, to help people accomplish great things for themselves and others.

     

    We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color, race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. 

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