Grant and Contracts Associate

Advocates for Basic Legal Equality, Inc. (ABLE), a non-profit law firm that provides free, high quality legal assistance to eligible low-income residents of western Ohio, seeks a Grants and Contracts Associate.  The position is based in ABLE’s Toledo Office.  The Grants and Contracts Associate will track, coordinate, and implement ABLE and Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc. (LAWO) grant activities.  Associate will also research and prepare grant proposals and reports and maintain electronic files for nearly 90 public and private grants and contracts.

Associate’s degree or relevant work experience, including a familiarity with the nonprofit sector, private foundations, and government agencies. One year of work experience in grant-writing or project management is required. Computer proficiency required.  Must have outstanding interpersonal skills; strong organizational and project management skills; attention to detail; the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing; and be able to work collaboratively in a team-based environment. Experience with data analysis, tracking, and database management, and MS SharePoint. At least 5 years’ experience coordinating grant applications and documenting and reporting in a nonprofit setting is preferred. Individual must be committed to ABLE’s mission and the principle of equal access to justice.  Some travel required.

Salary depends on relevant experience. Excellent annual leave, holiday, and fringe benefits.

To Apply: Please visit https://www.ablelaw.org/careers-with-able/ to submit your application on or before April 29.

ABLE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and places a high value on diversity in our workplace, including diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, and physical ability. We strive to create an environment welcoming to all individuals and we encourage applications from individuals traditionally underrepresented in the legal profession. Applicants requiring accommodation for the interview/application process should contact the recruitment coordinator at ablejobs@freelawyers.org.