BC Local Government Job Posting Service
Grants and Special Projects Manager
Get involved: shape and share Kelowna’s stories
As the Grants and Special Projects Manager, you will identify available grant opportunities and coordinate the grant funding processes for all City Departments utilizing a Grant Management System. You will also undertake project management for specific partnership focused initiatives.
A proven Grants Manager with excellent communication, presentation and research skills, you hold a Bachelor’s degree in Arts, Science or Business and a minimum of 5 years of related Grants Management and Project Management experience. You are creative and solutions oriented with an ability to articulate project benefits and influence decisions. You have digital and video skills and an ability to prioritize and meet deadlines. You enjoy working independently in a highly political environment and possess an understanding of political sensitivities and strategies.
The City of Kelowna is a dynamic team of employees working together to make Kelowna the best mid-sized city in North America. Come work, play and live in Kelowna, a four-season destination and enjoy the many cultural amenities, direct access to exceptional mountain biking, water sports, skiing, golfing and Kelowna’s easy connection to the world through our International Airport. We offer career/professional development, progressive employment practices and a great work environment. This exempt position offers a salary range of $78,750 to $87,500 and a fully paid, comprehensive benefits plan, one of Canada’s top pensions, and Earned-Day-Off & Wellness programs for your Work/Life balance.
Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date
are thanked for their interest.