2014 - 031 GRANT WRITER
|Job #||2014-031 (078778)|
|Department||Office of Sponsored Programs Division of Research|
|Salary||Commensurate with Experience|
|Posting Date||June 19, 2014|
|Closing Date||Open Until Filled|
Department: Office of Sponsored Programs Division of Research
Duties: Works with the Assistant Vice President for Research Innovation and Advocacy to seek grant funding opportunities; develops and responds to opportunities for available grants; coordinates and interacts with Grants Specialists, Directors, Assistant Vice Presidents, and faculty regarding opportunities, ideas and capabilities; provides extensive technical assistance and editing during proposal preparations; prepares drafts for selected grants and selected contracts based on faculty input; prepares concept papers for circulation to funding agencies, members of congress, etc; works with faculty to improve their grant writing skills and provide workshops on relevant OMB Circulars; stays current and remains knowledgeable of government grant policies, formats and deadlines dates; works with the Assistant Vice President for Sponsored Programs and Research on Maryland Research and Applied Sciences Consortium; monitors agencies websites for sponsored programs and related policies; organizes and provides support for cross-disciplinary teams during the pre-award phase; visits agencies to build relationships and networks on behalf of the University; oversees projects and programs; provides technical assistance during proposal preparation; performs other duties as required.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in English, Business, or any Science or related field. Five (5) years of experience in business development and grant proposal writing.
Preferred: Master’s Degree
Requirements: Knowledge in government grant policies; ability to write proposals; ability to work as a team; ability to multi-task; ability to use computer software; ability to communicate effectively; knowledge of grant submission and review process.
To Apply: Send letter of interest indicating Job #2014-031, a resume with your salary requirements, MSU Employment Application and three names of references with telephone numbers to: Morgan State University, Office of Human Resources, 1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, Maryland 21251 or e-mail your information to firstname.lastname@example.org. EEO/AA
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