Posting Number 2017-3448 Location US-NY-New York Posted Date 7/28/2017 Union N/A School/Division Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS) (AS1111) Department Name : Sociology Department (Administration) FT/PT Full-Time
Arts and Science is seeking an experienced Grant and Center Administrator to join the Department of Sociology. This individual will manage all grant-related activities for the Department of Sociology, including the identification of funding opportunities, the submission of proposals, the development of budgets, researching program and funding guidelines, and fulfilling all reporting requirements on all grants received. Serve as primary administrative contact for the Center for Advanced Social Science Research (CASSR). Collaborate with other University employees, both in Sociology and other offices such as the Office of Sponsored Programs, in principal accountabilities and occasionally in on-demand tasks.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree and
Required Experience: 2 years' relevant experience including grant budget development/grant writing, processing federal grants or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Experience: Prior experience in an academic or research environment. Familiarity with pre and post award grant process. Proven, verifiable track record of having increased grant portfolios in prior positions. General knowledge of social sciences and how projects in this field work.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent writing, analytical, problem-solving, communication, and organizational skills. Extremely detail-oriented. Demonstrated success in identifying and researching funding opportunities. Experience developing and managing budgets. Working knowledge of accounting fundamentals. Knowledge of standard office software.
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