How much does a Senior Grant Writer make in Chicago, IL? The average Senior Grant Writer salary in Chicago, IL is $60,052 as of December 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $50,909 and $70,050. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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American Heart Association - Chicago , IL
Act as key contact and customer service provider for senior management (PIs-C-Class), grant ... Excellent in oral and written communications with ability to communicate with all levels of AHA ... - 11 days ago
Grant Thornton - Downers Grove , IL
S member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd., one of the world's leading organizations of ... and other written materials for senior executives • Experience working on technology ... - 71 days ago
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. - Naperville , IL
... necessary to grant access to and reflect your employment with JPMorgan Chase. Your continued ... Excellent written and oral communication skills * Knowledge of real estate market in local area - 72 days ago
Housing Opportunities for Women - Chicago , IL
Excellent written and verbal communication, interpersonal and team-building skills. * Ability to ... Grant Financial Management: * Develop tools and work in partnership with programs to track and ... - 18 days ago
The Global FoodBanking Network - Chicago , IL
Grant Management * Writes, edits, and finalizes high quality and compelling written materials for ... Leverage the relationships and ideas of senior management, the GFN Board of Directors, and current ...
ZipRecruiter - 46 days ago
Carole Robertson Center for Learning - Chicago , IL
... not limited, to grant-writing, budget planning, programmatic expansion, and event planning ... senior management. * Unwavering commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Demonstrates ...
ZipRecruiter - 64 days ago
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