External Relations Associate with a Growing Literacy Organization
Children's Literacy Initiative (CLI) External Relations Associate is responsible for prospect research, identifying new sources of funding, and supporting the External Relations (ER) team’s foundation, corporate, and government grant proposal and report writing. Reporting to the External Relations Manager, this position will work with the ER team to proactively identify, research, vet, cultivate, and solicit prospective donors and guide the prospect management process. Specifically, the External Relations Associate will:
To apply, please include a cover letter, resume, and writing sample.
Children’s Literacy Initiative (CLI) is a thriving national non-profit organization working with Pre-K through third grade teachers to ensure children can read and write on grade level by the end of third grade. Headquartered in Philadelphia, with offices in Chicago, Denver, Houston and Ft. Lauderdale, CLI reaches nearly 50,000 students and 2,000 teachers with its proven suite of services. With a 30 year history, CLI has recently experienced a period of rapid growth, nearly tripling in size in the last four years, due to its ability to make a demonstrable impact for children and an extraordinary and committed staff.
Children’s Literacy Initiative is an Equal Opportunity Employer.