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8 Jul 2021

Operations / Administration Grants Associate

The Hollyhock Foundation
 New York, New York County, New York, United States

Job Description

Grants Associate (Full Time) – The Hollyhock Foundation (New York, NY)

Background
Founded in 2003, the Hollyhock Foundation is committed to creating high-quality educational opportunities for all children. In recent years, the foundation’s priorities have expanded to include mitigating climate change and strengthening the field of investigative journalism. Hollyhock selects high-performing organizations and partners with leadership to support growth. The foundation is led by its board of directors, including the co-founders, and an executive director and two program managers.

Job Summary
The Hollyhock Foundation is seeking a full-time grants associate who will work closely with the executive director and program managers to support the foundation’s grantmaking activities.

Responsibilities

  • Prepares meeting materials, board minutes, grant agreements, reporting templates, and grant letters for use across the foundation’s grant programs.
  • Updates and manages the foundation’s information infrastructure. This includes updating the grants management database, filing key notes and meeting materials, and generating user-friendly reports and analyses as needed to support the foundation’s decision-making.
  • Supports staff in scheduling meetings and booking travel.
  • Assists program staff with research and analysis of potential funding initiatives and special projects.
  • Supports program staff in reviewing and renewing grants.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required and master’s degree preferred.
  • At least 2-5 years of professional experience in relevant roles.
  • Excellent in Excel and Powerpoint; experience with Fluxx grantmaking database a plus.

Compensation
Compensation is competitive and includes health insurance, travel reimbursement, vacation and family and medical leave.

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter and one-page resume with Grants Associate in the subject line to: hire@hollyhockfoundation.org

Bureaus: New York. Job Categories: Full-Time. Job Types: Operations / Administration.

Job expires in 12 days.