Regional Development (Hamilton and Middletown Campuses): Regional Grant Specialist to support, encourage and collaborate with faculty and staff on the crafting of grant proposals.
Research and identify prospective funding sources
Work with senior administration, faculty, staff and students to determine their interests and needs
Collaborate with the primary investigators (PIs), sometimes leading the process of writing on select grant proposals and manage their overall production
Gather information and background research for proposals
Work with staff from the Office of Advancement of Research and Scholarship to ensure accurate proposal budgets, comply with their regulations and coordinate proposal submissions and relationships with private and public funding sources
Ensure that proposals are delivered in a timely manner
Help coordinate overall grants administration with appropriate University offices
Track and present results of external funding efforts
Help educate faculty and staff regarding external funding
Attend staff meetings on Oxford, Hamilton, Middletown and VOALC as appropriate
Participate in professional development and other training opportunities
Serve as a member of the External Relations and Communications team
Participate in writing projects as needed
Require: Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years of successful grant proposal experience; excellent writing skills; self-starter; team player; and attention to detail. This position is available to persons who are currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time and indefinite basis. (Persons authorized to work on such a basis include US citizens, lawful permanent residents (“green card” holders), asylees, refugees, and temporary residents under IRCA.)
Desire: Four (4) years of grant proposal experience with proven track records of obtaining grants, Higher Education experience and experience with research administration electronic tools and funding opportunity databases. Strong preference for candidates with experience with federal and state proposals.
Submit a cover letter and resume to http://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/496445. Direct inquiries to Ellen Paxton at email@example.com. Review of applications begins January 21, 2020 and continues until the position is filled.
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