Job Details

Grants Manager & Legal Counsel

Company name

Laura and John Arnold Foundation.

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Years of Experience

Min 4 yrs required


Houston, TX

Date Last Verified

Feb 16,2018

Posted on

Dec 22,2017
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
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Grants Manager & Legal Counsel The candidate will actively support one or more of company’s programmatic teams with a variety of legal and compliance responsibilities throughout the full grantmaking life cycle in order to ensure that company’s grants achieve their strategic objectives. Evaluate grant proposals for legal and budget-related compliance and provide feedback to company’s programmatic teams in preparation for submitting grant proposals to company’s Board of Directors for funding consideration; attend Board meetings. Draft and negotiate agreements for all Board-approved grants and other contractual agreements, including consulting agreements. Monitor and review ongoing grant activity by reviewing reports and amendment requests submitted by grantees. Manage internal and external relationships, information, and deadlines related to potential and existing grants. Research, organize, and analyze information for potential and existing grants. Collaborate with company’s Director of Grants Management, General Counsel, and other team members to continually support and improve company’s grantmaking and legal processes. A J.D. required, with a 4 years of legal experience. Should have strong managerial, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Must have ability to analyze and clearly communicate technical legal and policy issues.

Additional info

Send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Laura and John Arnold Foundation.
P.O. Box 460809
Houston, TX 77056

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