UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region, employing over 15,000 full time and part time faculty, staff and student workers. The College of Medicine, Office of Operations and Finance is recruiting for a full-time (100% FTE) Grant Administrator 2. This position will support the University’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all our activities.
Job Summary: This position will provide recommendations and expert advice to management, faculty members, or other university groups on grant administration process-related topics. The position will be responsible for conducting and carrying out work procedures and activities in accordance with local, state, federal, and university regulations.
Primary duties may include the following:
Assist faculty and staff with researching, locating, developing, writing, and administering federal, state, and private grants, contracts, and external funding sources.
Oversee and ensure compliance of grants.
Implement policies to ensure compliance with funding agency regulations.
Advise faculty/staff in the design of sponsored programs.
Oversee proposal preparation and submission process.
Assist with budget creation and development.
Other departmental duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with three (3) years’ experience; -OR- Associate's degree with five (5) years’ experience; -OR- seven (7) years’ experience. Degree must be in a related field with experience in accounting and/or grant and contract administration or related area.
Ideal Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have experience providing customer service and counsel to multiple levels of leadership within a large organization. Candidates must be able to be able to communicate effectively and professionally in both verbal and written communications. The incumbent of this positon will be expected to work independently with minimal supervision and be considered a subject matter expert in grant administration processes for management and faculty.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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About University of Cincinnati
HISTORY IN BRIEF - The University of Cincinnati is a public urban serving research institution that was founded in 1819 and today is one of the country’s largest universities offering more than 350 academic programs to more than 44,000 students. UC has many top ranked programs in areas such as Music and Arts, Medical and Human-Services, Criminal Justice and more. Located in an urban setting, UC is close to the heart of Cincinnati and allows easy access for students to enjoy all that the city offers. UC is also the alma mater of many notables such as President William Howard Taft; Albert Sabin, developer of the oral polio vaccine; Astronaut Neil Armstrong and Mary Weinberg, 2008 Olympic gold medalist. UC is classified as a Research University (Very High Research Activity) by the Carnegie Commission and is ranked as one of America’s top 35 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. UC jumped 17 spots in the U.S. News & World Report rankings in the past two years alone. In addition to being named a “green university” by Princeton Review, UC has been named one of the world’s most beautiful campuses by Forbes and Delta Sky magazines. Learn more at www.uc.edu.MISSIO...N STATEMENT - The University of Cincinnati serves the people of Ohio, the nation, and the world as a premier, public, urban research university dedicated to undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, experience-based learning, and research. We are committed to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all of our activities. We provide an inclusive environment where innovation and freedom of intellectual inquiry flourish. Through scholarship, service, partnerships, and leadership, we create opportunity, develop educated and engaged citizens, enhance the economy and enrich our University, city, state and global community.