Grant and Proposal Writer (Business and Market Development)

Washington D.C.
Salary, Bonus comp. Health, Dental, Vision, 401K and all standard benefits, Uncapped PTO
Apr 23, 2021
May 28, 2021
Full Time

About EVgo

EVgo is the nation’s largest public fast charging network for electric vehicles, with more than 800 fast charging locations in 66 markets in 34 states. Powered by 100% renewable energy. EVgo serves more than 200,000 customers nationwide.

EVgo fast chargers are compatible with all fast charge capable EV models currently on the market, including Tesla Models S/X/3 with a CHAdeMO adapter EVgo has the best operating record in the industry – more than 98% uptime – and consistently earns top consumer scores on PlugShare. 

Founded in 2010, EVgo partners with retail hosts, hotels, shopping centers, gas stations parking lot operators, and other stakeholders to make it easier to fast charge your EV close to where you live, work and play.

Position Summary

The Grant and Proposal Writer will be responsible for researching, writing, and coordinating the application process and management of proposals for public funding as well as commercial responses to requests for information (RFIs) and requests for proposals (RFQs). 


  • Research and recommend funding opportunities to pursue.
  • Draft and revise high-quality grant proposal applications and supporting documents.
  • Coordinate with internal other EVgo team members drafting. proposals to ensure consistency in message and equitable distribution of responsibilities.
  • Engage with external partners and follow-up on the progress of submitted proposals.
  • Manage RFI, RFP, and/or RFQ submissions for corporate clients as well as public partners.
  • Develop and maintain a proposal calendar.
  • Curate and Manage an RFI/RFP Repository and associated records. 
  • Work with other departments within EVgo and outside contractors to deliver high-quality applications.
  • Stay engaged and knowledgeable for current performance and developments.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 Required Skills/Experience:  

  • Bachelor’s Degree or commensurate experience, major in Communications, Marketing, Finance, Business, or Liberal Arts preferred.
  • A minimum of 2years of experience in research and/or grant writing. 
  • Highly organized and able to track multiple projects at once. 
  • Demonstrated ability to write successful grant proposals.
  • Detail-oriented, organized, deadline-driven.
  • Clear, precise, and compelling writing skills.
  • High proficiency in all areas of Microsoft Office to include Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Exceptional team player who can flourish working in a collegial. environment as well as being a self-motivated individual contributor.
  • Intellectually curious, desire and ability to learn new content and concepts and be able to think creatively.
  • Must possess strong planning, interpersonal, decision making, problem-solving, and financial skills.
  • Previous experience with Salesforce or other CRM, grant and proposal databases, and notification services preferred.

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