1.Establish policies and procedures for effective grant management and proposal development and oversee implementation throughout the college. 2.Research and identify funding opportunities available through local, state, and federal agencies, and through private and corporate foundations. 3.Project needs for the college in collaboration with the President, Vice Presidents, and program Deans and match them to the appropriate funding source. 4.Evaluate requests for proposals and funding guidelines from government agencies and foundations to determine funding probability and potential impact on college resources. 5.Disseminate information to appropriate college employees and community partners about potential grant opportunities and convene meetings as needed. 6.Develop, write, and coordinate proposals and related documents required for grant submissions and submit in a timely manner according to guidelines. 7.Facilitate, edit, and support proposals written by other college employees. 8.Gather statistical and background information and develop supportive narrative statements and demographic data for grant proposals and external funding applications. 9.Develop and maintain productive working relationships with potential and current funding sources to ensure appropriate consideration of grant proposals. 10.Develop and maintain resources and timetables to assist directors of grant-funded projects document attainment of project objectives, and generate and submit required reports. 11.Offer workshops for college employees to increase familiarity with the grant seeking and award process. 12.Collaborate with the Business Office to monitor adherence to grant award conditions. 13.Facilitate annual mini-grant program with Board and committee volunteers and applicants to ensure timely and appropriate submissions and reporting. 14.Perform other duties as assigned.
The Manager, Grants Development is responsible for securing external funds through formal grant proposals from federal, state, and local agencies, as well as the private sector. More specifically, duties and responsibilities are as follows: