International Grant Development Specialist(Remote) - Texas Children's Global Health

Position: International Grant Development Specialist(Remote) - Texas Children's Global Health

Job ID: 159141

Location: US-DC Area, US-TX-Houston


Talent Area: Professional - Non-Clinical

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.


We are searching for an International Grant Development Specialist -- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will provide leadership efforts to achieve greater program results across the hospital network through the successful pursuit of strategic grant opportunities to continue to grow and expand programmatic efforts in sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America and Eastern Europe. This role also provides technical assistance and builds the capacity of staff within the hospital and its partner NGOs to identify, position, and submit successful grant applications.


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Responsibilities :

  • Researches, develops, and maintains an active pipeline of relevant international and national government, corporate and foundation grant opportunities
  • Builds and strengthens contacts within granting agencies and organizations to obtain information on planned grants opportunities or to provide ideas for future opportunities
  • Facilitates grant application decision-making and planning
  • Develops proposal submission plan that includes tasks, timelines and reporting plans as well as assigns leads for key proposal components such as technical, cost and recruitment
  • Tracks status of proposal applications with granting agency
  • Develops and implements workshops for staff and faculty across the Network to maximize new business development grant writing skill sets including, but not limited to, capture and partnership strategies, bid analysis, proposal writing and development process, etc.
  • Develops and implements SOPs for work inside scope of role
  • Develops quality control processes and perform site visits ensure SOP compliance and process quality


  • Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s, unless approved for a medical or religious exemption.
  • Master’s Degree required
  • 5 years’ experience in grant writing or medical/scientific writing required
  • Experience in a global setting required
  • Experience in an academic, healthcare, or non-profit organization preferred
  • Position can work remotely

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