Job Vacancies

Grants Manager

November 08th, 2021

Position Description

The provision of grant funding for translational research is at the very heart of Snowdome’s vision to give every Australian blood cancer patient the best opportunity for a cure. The Grants Manager will play a key role in supporting the next phase of development and growth of the Snowdome Foundation.

About the role

We are seeking an accomplished, motivated, values-driven manager with a passion and understanding of the not-for-profit sector with expertise and experience in grant drafting, review, and management. Reporting to the CEO, this role will steward a c.$5M per annum grants programme which drives impact through the acceleration of new and better treatments for Australian blood cancer patients. The Grants Manager will be responsible for all aspects of grant management including the governance and administration of the activities associated with our grant portfolio. They will provide full lifecycle grants and contract management, to ensure compliance and transparent acquittal of grant funding in accordance with Snowdome Foundation granting criteria and the successful delivery of the grants programme. This role is both strategic and tactical, managing the current grants programme whilst facilitating the future planning alongside the CEO and Snowdome Grants Committee.

To be successful in this position you will have demonstrable skills in working with great attention to detail, a solid understanding of the grant management process and the ability to build collaborative relationships with the Grants Committee, Fundraising, Finance and Communications teams, the executive, high value donors and external partners.

How to apply 

To apply for this role, please include a cover letter, resume and a statement addressing the Key Selection Criteria (limited to 3 pages in total).  To be considered, applications must address the Key Selection Criteria in the position description. 

Please submit your application to stating Grants Manager Application in the subject line.

Applications close 5pm AEDT 22 November 2021. 

South Yarra, Melbourne

Snowdome Foundation