Grant Development Specialist - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under general direction, participates in pre and post-award grant and contract processes; provides support to collect and organize funding opportunities; establishes accounts; reviews and maintains budgets, records, and computer databases; troubleshoots system implementation of grant/contract awards; processes necessary corrections, reallocations, and purchase orders.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of higher education, research administration for federal programs, and grant terminology
Written and verbal communication skills
Report and proposal writing skills
Research skills
Interpersonal/human relation skills
Organizational/planning skills
Ability to implement and maintain budgets
Ability to operate personal computer, and manage database information

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree; supplemented with one (1) year of related experience in research or administration, preferably in higher education.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Reviews external proposal budgets and certifications; ensures compliance with University and federal policies and procedures.

Assists in proposal development; conducts funding source studies; assists faculty in proposal development.

Establishes accounts; allocates award budgets; maintains budgets for faculty development programs, including reconciliation and transfers; maintains official award records.

Provides pre and post-award general support; troubleshoots internal and external grant/contract system implementation.

Processes transaction corrections, labor reallocations, check requests, and purchase orders.

Maintains computer databases and project files.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Keyword Phrases

  • Earth & Atmospheric Sciences
  • Grant Development Specialist
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Sponsored Programs, Grants, and Contracts
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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