Catholic Charities of Louisville is the social-service arm of the Archdiocese of Louisville. We provide help and create hope for the poor and vulnerable through a wide range of programs, assisting clients of all races, backgrounds and beliefs. Our service area includes 24 counties throughout Central Kentucky.
Catholic Charities of Louisville was established in 1939 and incorporated as a 501(c)(3) human service organization in 1993. It is one of over 160 Catholic Charities USA social service agencies in the United States.
Catholic Charities of Louisville has established three core values to represent us as an organization and are a gauge for how we work with each other as well as our clients and partners. They are Welcome, Strengthen and Empower.
COVER LETTER AND WRITING SAMPLES ARE REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION.
$35-45,000 SALARY FULL TIME
The Communication and Grants Coordinator will generate Catholic Charities communications to parishes, the public, donors and supporters, and internal staff through television, articles, social media, newsletters, website, and marketing collateral. This role will research and provide preparation work for grants for Catholic Charities’ ten programs as well as basic writing and polishing provided written materials. This position requires a high degree of attention to detail, efficiency, time management, collaboration, ability to self-start and work with little supervision.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND TASKS:
This work is performed in an office setting with moderate noise due to computers, printers, and people moving about.
MACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT:
Standard office equipment.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Cover letter and writing samples required.
Experience with various types of writing: grants, creative storytelling, press releases, social media and editorial writing.
Proven experience with editing and proofing.
Experience with grants research and grant software.
Experience with social media, content management and public media preferred.
Experience in a communications role and non-profit preferred.
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to those who are able to perform the essential duties of the job.
SPECIALIZED SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE:
*MUST SUBMIT COVER LETTER AND WRITING SAMPLES WITH RESUME
BA or BS
Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, 401K/403b Plan
This job reports to the Director of Development
This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift.
Number of Openings for this position: 1