Corporate and Foundation Relations Manager (Full-Time, with Benefits)




Organization: Zoo New England (AZA Member)
Location: Boston, MA, United States
Job or Internship: Job

Responsibilities Responsible for all aspects of raising support from foundations, corporations, and government sources requiring proposals for both unrestricted operating revenue and restricted projects. Incumbent is actively engaged in working to establish long-term partnerships and strengthen existing relationships with the corporate and foundation sector, as well as other key communities that will result in funding for the immediate and long-term goals of Zoo New England. The position provides the expertise to advance Zoo New England’s interests by researching and identifying sources of support, proactively seeking opportunities to generate new proposals based on corporate guidelines and interests, and by maintaining strong communication ties with corporate and foundation donors and prospects. .Requirements Minimum of 3-5 years experience writing grants and all aspects of grant management, Proven track record raising money from foundation and government sources, Knowledge of fundraising and foundation information sources, Experience with proposal writing and institutional donors, Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, Excellent computer skills with all Microsoft Office programs and Blackbaud Raisers Edge 7 database. Knowledge of wildlife, environmental and conservation issues highly desirable. Location Franklin Park Zoo in Boston Salary Please submit salary requirements To apply for any of the available vacancies, please submit your resume & cover letter:- Via email, as MS Word attachment, to jobs@zoonewengland.com, yet please ensure to state the title of the position in the subject line. - Or fax your application to : 617-445-1671- By mail to Office of Human Resources, Zoo New England, One Franklin Park Road, Boston, MA 02121.No Phone Calls Please Zoo New England is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice