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Grant Writer

Hiring Organization:
Pan African Sanctuary Alliance (PASA)

Date Posted:
2018-02-12

Position Description:
The Pan African Sanctuary Alliance (PASA), the largest association of wildlife centers in Africa, advocates for its member organizations on an international scale, provides them with support, and works closely with them to raise awareness globally about wildlife conservation issues.

PASA is offering a volunteer opportunity for a Grant Writer in Portland, Oregon (where PASA is based). Volunteering from a remote location is also possible.

As PASA's Grant Writer, you will learn how to research funding opportunities for nonprofit organizations, determine foundations' funding priorities, and write proposals that are tailored to the foundations' interests. These skills will be readily transferable to positions in nonprofit development, fundraising, research, and other fields that involve writing proposals.

Your goals will be to secure grants from foundations, zoos, and other funding sources.

Your specific roles will include:

- Learn about PASA's programs and the work of PASA's member sanctuaries in Africa

- Research foundations, zoos, and other organizations that may give grants to PASA

- Determine their funding priorities and decide what PASA programs match their priorities

- Write proposals that appeal to the fundersâ?? interests

To apply, please send your resume, a cover letter that explains why you are a good fit for the position, and contact information of two or three references to Kaitlyn at info@pasaprimates.org.

Qualifications/Experience:
Applicants should have writing experience, have excellent communications skills, and be highly motivated.

Contact Information:
Gregg Tully
3426 SW Arnold St
Portland, OR 97219
USA

Telephone Number:
+1 971 712 8360

Website:
http://pasaprimates.org

E-mail Address:
info@pasaprimates.org

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