Job Location: Mumbai
This role is responsible for preparing grant proposals for programs and other funding needs of CIF. This role requires identifying, researching, developing, and responding to donors, such as governments, international funding organisations, multi-donor funds, corporates, large trusts and foundations
Develop high quality proposals and grant applications, working closely with the programmes team, fund raising teams, senior management, finance teams, includes developing budgets, log frames and theory of change in accordance with funder guidelines.
Manage all aspects of grant contracts for CIF including advice and guidance on donor policies and procedures, clarifying reporting requirement and timeframes, submission of payment request.
Developing systems and analysing methods to ensure quality and accuracy of data collected from the field.
Developing income cash flows for statutory funding and monitoring (with Finance and the region) and monitoring receipt of statutory income and expenditure against contracts.
Work with communications team in disseminating the learning through presentations and publications internal & external audience
Network with other fundraising verticals for coordinated fundraising across all channels.
Achievement of Targets, cost income, donor-satisfaction, impact
Experience:Prior experience as grant or proposal writer is essential