Funding Specialist

Fairtax Grants & Incentives (FG&I) formerly Onager Solutions Inc., as part of a larger group of companies including Fairtax Recovery Consultants, and Braithwaite Technology Consultants is a team of dedicated strategic professionals that help businesses secure government funding.  As a result of the recent acquisition of Onager Solutions, FG&I is leveraging their industry leading success, and growing rapidly on a national basis. 

The Fairtax Grants & Incentives team is currently seeking an experienced Funding Specialist to join us at our Oakville Office. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Relationship Management – Work with assigned clients to identify,  apply, and carry out projects under a variety of  government funding programs
  • Funding Applications   Lead the development of business cases, budgets, profitability analysis, and any other supporting documentation to create a strong funding application
  • Communicate with funding program representatives – Develop rapport with funding program staff, in order to facilitate the application process

Education:

  • University degree from a business program (Commerce, Communication, Economics, or Business).   Applicants with other educational backgrounds will be considered with strong experience in B2B relationship management and a strong interest in business.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Highly proficient communication skills- in order to communicate with staff, colleagues, and government program representatives
  • Effective teamwork and delegation experience
  • Demonstrate strong research skills (researching and interpreting government funding programs)
  • Identify strategic opportunities (ability to match business projects to the best government funding programs)
  • Experience managing B2B client portfolios an asset (such as banking, financial services, etc.)
  • Experience within the for-profit grant writing industry with demonstrated success would be an asset
  • Experience working within government funding programs, such as Canada Ontario Job Grant would be an asset

Compensation:

Fairtax Grants & Incentives offers a competitive Salary and Bonus commensurate with education, experience and on-going performance.  As the company rapidly grows to become the national industry leader, there will be opportunities for career development and advancement based on your performance.

To apply:

Resumes can be submitted via email to brump@fairtax.ca

Brian Rump – Operations Manager
Fairtax Grants & Incentives Inc.
2265 Upper Middle Rd East Suite 101, Oakville, ON. L6H 0G5
Phone: (905) 822-4474 ext. 301 · www.fairtax.ca

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