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Grant Development Manager

In the grant writing space, we help our clients find and secure grants from foundation, government (primarily USDA and state agency programs), and corporate funders. We also develop annual and multi-year funding campaigns.

The Grant Development Manager works with a team to develop, write, and submit funding applications on behalf of or in collaboration with our clients. Strong writing skills that ensure clarity, organization, accuracy, style, and quality consistent with funder requirements are a must. The Grant Development Manager position is a mid-level role in the organization that acts semi-independently and delegates tasks to others. Depending on the project, the Grant Development Manager will be the lead or in a support role, often working directly with clients to brainstorm, develop, and finalize proposals.

Specific duties will include

  • Developing competitive proposals in response to and consistent with funding solicitations.

  • Developing budgets, budget justifications, subaward documents, biosketches, certifications, letters of collaboration, management plans, and other supporting documents necessary for proposal submission.

  • Critically reviewing and editing all proposal documents, including substantive editing, proofreading, and incorporating comments from clients and Arrowleaf Consulting team members.

  • Completing the grant submission process in web application portals such as and private foundations.

  • Performing funding searches and researching available and upcoming funding opportunities.

  • Project management and funding calendar tracking to meet deadlines within budget.

  • Delegating to, communicating with, and integrating the contributions of other team members into proposals, such as graphic design and evaluation components.

  • Supporting other Arrowleaf Consulting services as needed.

All team members at Arrowleaf Consulting work remotely (from Idaho, Washington, Oregon, or Montana), and the Grant Development Manager must provide their own workspace. Arrowleaf Consulting will provide a computer and all software and supplies needed for the job.


This is a full-time position. Monthly pay is based on hours worked rather than salaried. Starting wage: $30-$40 per hour depending on experience. Benefits include paid leave, and retirement and health, dental, and vision insurance.


  • Grant writing experience

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks, meet deadlines, and be organized

  • Proficiency in Word and Excel

  • Ability to work independently and remotely

  • Strong writing skills

  • Attention to detail


Please email a resume and cover letter to

Position posted September 19, 2023.

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