Institutional Giving Manager

Pasadena, CA
Kidspace Children’s Museum

Organization: Kidspace Children’s Museum

Job Title: Institutional Giving Manager                                               

Department: Development        

Classification:  Exempt

Reports to: Chief Development Officer                                                                                                                                   

Position Overview: This position is responsible for writing grant requests to foundations, corporations and government agencies, researching and pursuing new funding opportunities, managing funder relationships and assisting with department planning. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Research, identify and pursue potential funding sources
  • Write grant proposals and prepare applications
  • Track progress and complete grant reports
  • Work closely with the program department to identify funding needs, monitor grant progress and collect data for final reports
  • Manage relationships with funders and sponsors
  • Maintain donor files/records for foundations, corporations and government entities
  • Additional job duties as assigned
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in grant writing with successful outcomes
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills:  Windows, Microsoft Office, Power Point, etc.
  • Research skills required
  • Raiser’s Edge donor database experience preferred
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related area or equivalent field

Minimum Job Requirement:

· Minimum 3 years of experience in grant writing with successful outcomes

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

· Strong computer skills:  Windows, Microsoft Office, Power Point, etc.

· Research skills required

· Raiser’s Edge donor database experience preferred

· Bachelor’s Degree in related area or equivalent field

 

Qualified applicants should email their resumes and cover letter to jobs@kidspacemuseum.org.

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