RESEARCH AND GRANT AWARD SPECIALIST
Position: RESEARCH AND GRANT AWARD SPECIALIST
Department: Government sponsored programs and research
Division: Government sponsored programs and research
Re-opening Date: October 29, 2013
Closing Date: Not longer taking resumes, applications are under review. 01/28/2014.
Responsibilities: Actively researches grant resource opportunities from various federal, state and local agencies to secure extramural funding to support University efforts in instruction, research and service. Provides technical assistance in all aspects of grant award administration to include progress reports, renewal requests and continuations; provides technical assistance with grant submissions utilizing a variety of resources with emphasis on electronic research administration tools. Assists in identifying collaborative organizations to develop grant proposals in support of University projects. Assists in providing training to faculty, staff as appropriate, to educate, interpret or explain institutional and governmental policies, regulations and rules as they pertain to proposal development, grant administration and program compliance. Reports procedural problems, violations and failures and, if possible, supplies immediate solutions or recommends proper methods of resolution. Monitors and reviews compliance of all applicable regulations and statues pertaining to government funding requirements for recipients of grants and contracts from the University. Assists the Sponsored Programs and Compliance Manager with the preparation of compliance policies and/or the acquisition of compliance forms and documents necessary for day-to-day use and as required by audit and performs other duties as required to meet organizational needs.
Qualifications: Requires a bachelor’s degree in business or public administration or a related field and 3-5 years experience in grant administration working on projects funded by grants or contracts from the federal, state or local government. Computer literacy and proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite are also required. The equivalent combination of education and related work experience may be considered.
Send resume, cover letter, unofficial transcripts and three letters of reference to:
The Human Resources Department
Johnson C. Smith University
100 Beatties Ford Road
Charlotte, NC 28216;
Email to email@example.com or fax to (704) 330-1494.
Johnson C. Smith University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability or veteran’s status as it relates to student enrollment or hiring.
Date Posted: 10/29/2013 4:10 pm