Grants & Development Communication Manager (GDCM)At Camp Tawonga

Posted Nov 27, 2023 Job Length Year Round


Job Purpose and Description
The Grants & Development Communication Manager plays a pivotal role within our Development and Communications Teams. Reporting to the Associate Development Director, this position is dedicated to expanding institutional fundraising efforts by identifying and securing grants, completing grant applications, stewarding grant funders and submitting reports with input from leadership staff. The primary responsibility involves securing grants from foundations, individuals, and government agencies aligned with Tawonga’s mission, and crafting compelling development communications for both annual and capital campaigns. The Grants & Development Communication Manager contributes significantly to our organization’s revenue growth and supports the overall mission of Tawonga through effective grant acquisition and impactful communications.

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Training, Experience, Skills, and Qualities

Excellent written communication skills and ability to tell compelling stories
Proven track record of successful grant-writing and donor communications
Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Google Suite (Gmail, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Forms, etc.)
Commitment to supporting Tawonga’s efforts to promote justice, equity, diversity and inclusion in all programs

Experience and competence with Raiser’s Edge software
Experience with nonprofits is a plus
Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
Ability to take and implement feedback
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to work independently and make appropriate decisions in routine situations

How to Apply

To ensure consideration, please submit a resume and cover letter explaining your qualifications for and interest in the position. Please send your applications to with “Grants & Development Communication Manager (GDCM)” in the subject line. Initial first round phone interview screens will commence on November 20th, 2023. Subsequently, second round interviews will begin on December 4th, 2023 and shall be conducted over Zoom or in-person (based on candidate availability) and include an assessment consisting of submitted writing samples. Final third round interviews are scheduled to start on December 11th, 2023. We aim to have our ideal candidate start in early-mid January 2024.

Contact Information

Camp Name

Camp Tawonga

Job Title

Grants & Development Communication Manager (GDCM)

Camp Address

131 STEUART ST, STE 460, SAN FRANCISCO, CA, 94105, United States