Grant Writer

CHUGACHMIUT   Anchorage, AK   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on July 18, 2021

Chugachmiut, the Native tribal consortium serving the Chugach Region is recruiting for a:

Grant Writer

Location(s): Anchorage, AK

Salary: DOE

FLSA: Non-exempt

Employment Status: Full-time

Number of Positions: One


The Grant Writer is responsible for researching and writing or assisting with writing grant applications and proposals for Chugachmiut and for the seven Native communities in the Chugach Region.  The Grant Writer also provides training to Project Directors on general oversight for grant compliance, including the completion of timeline activities, budget modifications, allowable expenditures, and reporting requirements as instructed by the supervisor.


  • B.A. or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in writing and/or administering a grant or contract including compliance issues and evidence of significant successful proposals and project completion is preferred.
  • Good working knowledge of State and federal grant and contract opportunities and procedures pertaining to rural Native communities.

Work Hours:

Hours worked are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with an hour for lunch. This a full-time 37.5 hours per week and 1950 hours a year position. Chugachmiut maintains a non-smoking and drug & alcohol free work environment.  There may be occasional travel to the villages of the region, must be willing and able to travel in light aircraft.


Full benefits paid: health, Rx, dental, paid half dependent coverage, short and long term disability, life, 12 paid holidays. Personal leave: 1st -3rd years 20 days per year, 4th year 26 days per year, 5th year 29.5 days per year. Retirement: 401(a) Pension Plan 8% by employer & 403 (b) TDA & Roth contributions, a subsidized gym membership, among many other benefits.


Chugachmiut participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with the Form I-9 information to confirm authorization to work in the United States once a candidate is hired. If E-Verify cannot confirm authorization to work, written instructions will be provided and an opportunity to contact Department of Homeland Security or Social Security Administration for resolution.

This description is intended to describe the essential job functions and the essential requirements for the performance of this job.  It is not an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and requirements of a person so classified.  Other functions may be assigned and management may, with or without notice, add or change the duties at any time. Employees are employed “at will”.


Anchorage , AK