Talem Consulting, a consulting firm providing capacity-building services for nonprofits throughout the United States. We work with a variety of organizations ranging from social justice, advocacy, reproductive health, youth services, social services, as well as national organizations.
Talem is looking for Grant Associates to play a vital role in supporting mission-driven impact for its clients. If you are a dynamic, detail-oriented individual who can bring a creative spark to help our clients share their mission and values then please send your resume and a writing sample to info (at) talemconsulting (dot) com for consideration.
This role will work with Talem staff to gain valuable experience in the administration of a nonprofit organization. Our goal is to help you attain a broader understanding of the organizational importance of grant writing; while gaining insight and experience with the inner workings of the organization and becoming familiar with nonprofit programming and initiatives.
You will be a go-getter, self-starter, big-picture, strategist with an eye for detail with a willingness to support Talem and its clients with your work. You will have the opportunity to shape narratives to support clients' fundraising needs and should have writing, research, communication, and basic administrative knowledge including MS Office. We look forward to having you join the team!
Identify and review research reports and articles relevant to clients’ program offerings.
Shape findings into a compelling case for supporting individual clients.
Ensure all research citations throughout grant materials are properly cited.
Assist in editing proposal templates and grant submissions.
Research and identify prospective institutional donors for clients.
Assist with administrative duties.
Commitment to supporting our clients’ missions.
Strong writing and editing skills.
Previous volunteer work or internships at a nonprofit is beneficial but not required.
Commitment and Compensation:
Part-time: 8-10 hours/month
A flexible work environment with the opportunity to work from home.
Weekly phone check-ins with Talem staff.
The position is paid at $25/hour, with no benefits provided.
Our hiring process and timeline:
We will review applications on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
We will conduct short phone interviews in February-March and request a work sample relevant to the position.
We would like to have selected candidates start in late March or early April.