Emily Bacha, Communications Director, October 29, 2020
JOB POSTING: Director of Grants Management & Administration
The Ohio Environmental Council seeks a full-time Director of Grants Management & Administration to maximize the organization’s grants revenue and ensure funding sustainability for the future. As a member of the advancement department, this individual will lead the organization’s grant-seeking efforts and assist with strategies. This role will help secure strong financial support across the OEC family of organizations, whose work is largely grant-funded (65%+ of revenue). The ideal candidate will be able to work independently while meeting deadlines and juggling multiple priorities in a results‐oriented environment. They will have excellent written and oral communication skills and attention to detail. They will also have a strong understanding of nonprofit financial reporting. This position is an opportunity to join a fast-paced, growing organization and expand the Ohio Environmental Council’s impact in the Buckeye State.
Job Responsibilities & Performance Expectations
The Director of Grants Management & Administration reports to the Vice President of Advancement and is responsible for the following:
The Director of Grants Management & Administration must:
This position is full-time, exempt, pays between $52,721-$64,437 and is within the bargaining unit represented by the OEC Workers United. Excellent benefits include employer-paid health, vision, dental, and life insurance; flexible and dependent care spending account; generous paid time off; paid parental leave; and employer-matched retirement fund.
About the OEC
The mission of the Ohio Environmental Council is to secure healthy air, land, and water for all who call Ohio home. The OEC works for pragmatic solutions to keep Ohio clean and beautiful, and our communities safe. We fight for clean air and water, clean energy, and protected public lands. We hold polluters accountable in court while working with communities and companies that want to invest in a clean, more sustainable direction. For over 50 years, we have led many of the major environmental policy wins in Ohio. Visit the OEC’s website to learn more about our vision, values, and work.
The Ohio Environmental Council is committed to working toward a just, equitable, diverse, and inclusive environmental movement, and seeks to hire staff and contractors that reflect the diverse communities and perspectives that comprise Ohio. The OEC is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates of all backgrounds are highly encouraged to apply.
How to Apply
Send a cover letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate for the position, your resume, writing sample, and references to OEC@theoec.org with “Director of Grants Management” in the subject line. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.