Financial Development: Grant Management Assistant

Financial Development: Grant Management Assistant

The Grant Management Assistant supports the Red Cross by researching and managing grants that meet the goals and objectives of the Red Cross mission and priorities.

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Anoka County,Carver County,Chisago County,Dakota County,Hennepin County,Isanti County,Ramsey County,Scott County,Twin Cities Area Chapter,Washington County

Key Responsibilities

• Research and manage grants that meet the goals and objectives of the Red Cross mission and priorities
• Communicate with project staff about grant deadlines and project progress
• Provide training and ongoing assistance to grant project staff on Red Cross protocols and procedures
• Assist with updating and expanding prospective government grant streams, researching application requirements, and deadlines
• Compile and archive completed grants, per grant management protocol and audit compliance
• Conduct general research, obtain information, and perform data entry


• Ability to plan, organize, and complete multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
• Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills
• Ability to coordinate and organize multiple functions and activities
• Work with extremely tight deadlines
• Must be highly organized and detail-oriented
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs
• Ability to effectively maintain the security of sensitive and confidential information

• Bachelor's degree desired

Time Commitment

• 20 hours/week (preferable)

• Days are flexible

• Can complete most work from home, with occasional office meetings, after training into the role

Development Opportunities


• Build a professional relationship with local Red Cross and grants team
• Enhance grant research and management skills
• Take on a leadership role

Length of Appointment

6 months, renewable


Red Cross supervising staff, volunteers, clients, and the public


• Orientation to the American Red Cross
• Computer system and database training
• Grant management training
• On the job training

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