Grants Coordinator - Manages pre-award and post-award activities for grants and contracts within a research setting using knowledge of grant and contract management rules and regulations, technical expertise, and analytical skills. Manages the day-to-day operations and objectives in support of the Grants Administration Department.
Providing assistance to faculty and staff in the setup, financial management and reporting of sponsored project accounts; serving as the College liaison with the sponsor in the negotiation of changes to sponsored research commitments, budget adjustments, changes in scope and project extensions; working closely with staff and key constituencies
Work with the Controller's Grant's Accountant, establish funds/orgs for funded projects and ensure that grant funds are tracked and reporting requirements met.
Assist the Director of Grants Administration in maintaining compliance, and running compliance checks (RCR, IRB, IACUC) for all sponsored projects.
Manage reporting requirements imposed and requested by sponsors, external constituencies, and the College.
Develop relationships and collaborate with local unit administrators/and faculty to ensure effective service delivery and resolution of issues.
Work with the Director of Grants Administration to interpret and implement centralized programmatic policy and provide information and knowledge relating to sponsored research activity.
Assist Director with outstanding preaward proposal development services to faculty.
Identify, interpret and share funding opportunities and guidelines with faculty, academic, and professional staff; review and coordinate sponsored research proposals for both internal and external funding, adhere to College, and agency-specific policies governing sponsored research.
Bachelor's Degree required and 1-3 years of experience in grant administration.
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to develop relationships with a diverse range of internal and external partners. Strong customer service skills and ability to collaborate with multiple stakeholders.
Must have excellent written communication skills.
Must be deadline-oriented and able to manage multiple priorities.
Manhattan College is an independent Catholic coeducational institution in the Lasallian tradition. We expect our faculty, administration, and staff to be knowledgeable about our mission and to make a positive contribution to the mission. Applicants from historically under-represented segments of the population are encouraged to apply, as well as those attracted to a college with a Catholic identity. We are committed to a diverse campus community. AA/EO Employer M/F/D/V
Manhattan College is an independent Catholic coeducational institution in the Lasallian tradition. We expect our faculty, administration, and staff to be knowledgeable about our mission and to make a positive contribution to the mission. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. We are committed to a diverse campus community. AA/EO Employer M/F/D/V