The Annual Giving and Grants Associate handles Annual Giving activities as well as all grants management. Within Annual Giving these include; annual physician, employee and grateful patient and individual/corporate donor solicitations as well as challenge and memorial fund solicitations. In coordination with the Director of Development this person establishes a yearly calendar of all Annual Giving solicitation, cultivation and stewardship events and oversees the implementation. Working with BMH department head, the Annual Giving and Grants Associate identifies potential grants sources that match department needs and strategic plan priorities. The Grants Associate then works collaboratively to write and submit grants and once funds are awarded document compliance with grant funding requirements. Assists with Development Office special events as needed and directed by Development Director. Works with other Development department staff to provide clerical support for the department in the absence of the Development Administrative Assistant (i.e. answering phones, sending acknowledgments for gifts.) This position requires excellent computer skills and use of MS Word and Excel as well as grant writing experience. Experience working with volunteers would be helpful. A bacheldor's degree is preferred.