Kokua Kalihi Valley Comprehensive Family Services
Responsible for overseeing a team of grantwriters charged with identifying, writing, and securing grants and other resources for innovative community and clinical programs administered by Kokua Kalihi Valley, a Federally-Qualified Community Health Center in urban Honolulu. This is an opportunity to work with cutting edge social and clinical programs, services, and staff including a 100 acre nature and cultural preserve (Ho’oulu Aina), a community food hub (Roots), a popular education program, myriad youth and elder programs, and creative clinical services. This is a challenging position in a highly supportive and collaborative working environment. KKV administers more than 50 grants and secures $6 million plus in annual grant funding.
Essential duties: Tracking funding cycles across the organization to ensure sustainability; assisting with program, organizational, and capital planning in alignment with KKV’s strategic priorities; maintaining existing funding sources and cultivating new and appropriate sources, primarily through developing grant proposals; assisting with the implementation of new projects as needed, including staff development and program evaluation; promoting integration across departments and excitement around KKV’s mission.
Qualifications: Candidates must demonstrate excellent writing capabilities and interpersonal communication skills, strong attention to detail and ability to prioritize, the ability to work with a multi-cultural staff, and the ability to conceptualize and synthesize heterogeneous sources of information into coherent proposals. Candidates should have prior experience in fund development and/or program management; supervisory experience a plus. Bachelor’s degree in related field required, and Master’s degree preferred.
Kokua Kalihi Valley (KKV) is a non-profit Community Health Center that was founded in 1972 with the mission to promote health, reconciliation and the alleviation of suffering in Kalihi Valley. Voted one of the Best Places to Work in 2011, 2012 and 2013, KKV provides a comprehensive array of health care and social services to Kalihi Valley’s predominantly low-income, Asian and Pacific Islander immigrant population. Our 200 diverse staff work together toward the vision of a healthy community in which neighbors help to heal neighbors, and individuals see themselves as part of a larger whole, connected to each other, to their culture and to their shared land. To learn more about KKV please visit http://www.kkv.net.
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