The Grant and Foundations Specialist will be responsible for generating an established annual fundraising goal for foundations and United Way. The position will support the Corporate Relations & Foundations Manager with aspects of fund raising and stewardship from foundations, civic groups, and United Ways. The Foundations Manager will be responsible for prospect management to include prospect research, development and cultivation, stewardship, proposals and reporting. This position maintains effective relationships internally to ensure consistently strong grant and project execution, coordination of internal and external resources and satisfaction of all agreed deliverables. The Grant and Foundations Specialist will work with foundation prospects, Council’s Development Managers, Chief Development Officer, Chief Executive Officer, Board of Directors Fund Development Committee, and other staff as appropriate.