Junior Consultant

Job Purpose

The Junior Consultant’s goal is to support the Writing Team and the Training Team in increasing the clients’ grant-seeking capacity and to produce competitive grant applications for clients with the information provided as a means to help clients achieve their mission and goals.

Duties and Responsibilities

The primary job duties and responsibilities will include, but not be limited to the following:

  • Support the creation of grant proposals following DH Leonard Consulting team processes and standards
  • Support mock review processes for clients
  • Conduct research on grant funding opportunities for clients
  • Assist with maintaining client application records and team information
  • Support the coordination of grant writing training events
  • Adhere to all ethical standards of the Grant Professionals Association
  • Other duties as assigned


The strongest candidates for this position will have most, though likely not all, of the following qualifications and characteristics: 

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent;
  • 2 or more years’ experience in grant writing-related work;
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively on an interdisciplinary team in a fast-paced, high-intensity environment;
  • Excellent written, analytical, oral, organizational and time management skills;
  • Experience working with diverse communities (preferred); and
  • A commitment to the work of DH Leonard Consulting & Grant Writing Services and readiness to grow and learn with the DH Leonard Consulting & Grant Writing Services, LLC team.


DH Leonard Consulting & Grant Writing Services, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Women, people of color, LGBTQ people, veterans and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Please submit a resume and cover letter to info@dhleonardconsulting.com.