Foundation Government Relations Manager

Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not specified
Jul 16, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time


The Foundation and Government Relations Manager is responsible for identifying, researching, and soliciting grants and gifts primarily through research, requests and letters of inquiry (LOI), project harvesting, proposal preparation, and stewardship to prospective, existing and prior foundations and government (county, state, and federal) funding streams. The Manager will provide “wrap-around” proposal support from inception to completion to obtain funds for ongoing or special institutional and divisional projects and goals/objectives. Additionally, this position will work with the AVP to provide focus to government relations efforts and will supervise and establish work priorities for the part-time Grants Writer and Prospect Researcher.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, English, or related.  
  • Experience

  • 5 years proposal and/or grant writing and prospect research experience.  
  • Experience with conducting complex analytical prospect research.
  •  Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty, and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.