Grant Writer

ArtsBoston

Boston, MA

Work Location: In-office

Nonprofit Service Organization

  • Part Time
  • Boston, MA (Remote)
  • Work Location: In-office
  • Nonprofit Service Organization
  • Hourly Rate (USD$): 60-75

Website ArtsBoston

Hours & Location
Part-time, contract (10-15 hours per week)
Fully remote; weekly meetings with ArtsBoston Executive Director and/or other staff as needed
This is a part-time, contract position for the summer of 2024 that will begin in June 2024 or
sooner. ArtsBoston is simultaneously recruiting for a Director of Development; the Grant Writer role may continue beyond the hiring for that position.

Salary
$60-75 per hour

Reports To: Executive Director

Position Summary
ArtsBoston, Greater Boston’s largest nonprofit arts service organization, seeks a contract grant writer to help craft proposals, reports, and other documents to support ArtsBoston’s contributed revenue goals.
This is a part-time, contract position that will begin in June 2024 or sooner.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
● Writing, editing, and project management of grant proposals and reports for identified
corporate, foundation, and government funders
● Partnership with ArtsBoston’s executive director and designated staff and consultants to
position ArtsBoston for contributed revenue growth
● Prospect research to support an ongoing pipeline of prospective funders
● As directed by the executive director, liaison with program staff to gather information needed
for funder stewardship and reporting

KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE
● 3-5 years’ experience working in fundraising or related field
● Excellent writing and editing skills
● Ability to learn quickly, collaborate, work independently, and take initiative
● Strong research and analytical skills and attention to detail
● Ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize, manage, and meet deadlines effectively
● Ability to maintain confidentiality
● Knowledge of and passion for Greater Boston’s performing and visual arts communities

HOW TO APPLY
Submit your cover letter and resume to clairew@artsboston.org with Grant Writer in the subject line.
The resume should feature experiences relevant to the requirements of this position. No phone calls
please.

ArtsBoston is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to hiring individuals who reflect the
diversity of Greater Boston and encourage individuals who identify as BIPOC, women, LGBTQ+, people
with disabilities, and of other marginalized identities to apply. Local candidates are preferred.
ArtsBoston does not provide visa sponsorship. If you feel you have strong qualifications but do not meet
all of the requirements listed above, please apply.

To apply for this job email your details to clairew@artsboston.org