The Grant and Proposal Manager is a key member of the Business Development team focused on meeting fundraising goals through institutional, private, and public grant funding. The Grant and Proposal Manager is responsible for developing and submitting grant proposals, identifying new prospects through targeted grant research, completing required grant reports, and developing stewardship and outreach material that builds donor relationships. Additional responsibilities include providing support for fundraising and marketing events. The Grant and Proposal Manager must effectively communicate WEConnect International’s mission and values through compelling grant proposals, function efficiently and effectively in a fast-paced professional environment and manage multiple priorities.
The Project Management Office (PMO) ensures that donor funded projects are executed effectively and efficiently assuring delivery on time and within budget. The PMO is responsible for developing and maintaining high standards to represent the brand to donors by establishing best in class project management methodologies, standards and tools. This individual communicates to Executive Management on all projects within the program portfolio.
The local contractor is primarily responsible for conducting local research on the women-owned small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) ecosystem in Guyana and leading outreach and communications with local stakeholders as necessary in the implementation of the project “Guyana WE3A Support Work”. The position will be contract-based and requires seasoned research capabilities and project management skills, preferably related to entrepreneurship and SME development and capacity building, trade, procurement and supplier diversity, and gender equality.
If you’re an ambitious leader who knows how to motivate your team to work hard by working together, WEConnect International needs you to help expand the organization’s presence in Latin America and the Caribbean. Adept at building relationships, you’re eager to develop funding, programs and the networks needed to recruit new women business owners and grow their capacity to become suppliers for multinational corporations. You’ll put your extensive knowledge of the markets and local socioeconomic issues to the task of women’s empowerment across the region. If you’re ready to think big, we’d love to have you join us!
WEConnect International is expanding in Asia and needs a professional with a head for business, especially in accounting or corporate law, to help evaluate female entrepreneurs applying for certification. Using your expertise, you’ll verify the corporate structures according to our standards and be part of the critical process that empowers women-owned business in Indonesia to access global markets. Does this sound like the next step in your career development? If so, contact us to find out how you can contribute to this important work.
Is it time to put your extensive project management skills to use for an important cause? WEConnect International is seeking an experienced professional to dive into helping build economic equity in Honduras for women-owned businesses. We’re looking for someone to conduct local research on the women-owned small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) ecosystem in Honduras and lead outreach and communications with local stakeholders. If you’re ready to roll up your sleeves and delve into the complexities of the Honduran market, apply today.
Do You Want to Be Part of the Change?
Join the WEConnect International team and help us empower thousands of women business owners around the world!
At WEConnect International, we’re all here for the same reason — women’s equality. That means that every day we’re breaking barriers and making personal connections with some of the most amazing women in the world. Our employees all say that there’s nothing else like working with like-minded people all pulling together to open doors for women entrepreneurs. It gives you a sense of satisfaction knowing that you’re making a difference every day.
When you join us, you’ll be part of a warm family of colleagues with a can-do attitude that permeates everything that we’re able to accomplish. And at WEConnect International, empowerment doesn’t stop at our members; it includes our employees.You can chart a course for your career knowing that you have the full support of the organization. So, explore the opportunities below and see where you can contribute to this important work.