Education and Training, Meetings/Expositions/Events, Project Management/Program Development
4 Year Degree
The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS), a membership association created to advance the art and science of ophthalmic surgery and the knowledge and skills of ophthalmic surgeons, is seeking a Grant Writer. The Grant Writer will be responsible for writing proposals to secure grants in support of accredited continuing medical education activities.
Job duties and responsibilities:
Collaborate with key personnel and consultants to create compelling and compliant grant proposals for the host organization and others which contract for services.
Responsible for conducting the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals, including gathering/preparing information and editing/formatting the final documentation and online submission.
Coordinate with relevant staff and consultants in order to solicit timely and appropriate input/review of grant proposals prior to submission deadlines.
Comply with all grant reporting (e.g. post-activity reconciliation).
Maintain current records in database and in paper files, including grant tracking, reporting, and letters of agreement within CME files and as required within accounting files/tracking system.
Develop understanding of overall ACCME policies and procedures as they relate to corporate support for accredited educational activities, to ensure grants are in compliance and present strongest level of commitment to policy adherence to grantors
Interface with variety of levels of personnel in a professional manner.
Perform other duties as assigned
Experience, knowledge, and skill requirements:
Strong written communication skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive proposals.
Strong editing skills.
Attention to detail.
Ability to meet deadlines.
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
About American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS), is a membership association created to advance the art and science of ophthalmic surgery and the knowledge and skills of ophthalmic surgeons.