Grants Specialist (FT), CF6N43012RESDV
The College of DuPage is a comprehensive community college located 27 miles west of downtown Chicago, vitally connected to our local area for over 50 years. We prepare students for a lifelong passion for learning on our 273-acre campus which is home to nine associate degrees and a wide variety of professional and technical certificates. Many of these credentials prepare students to seamlessly articulate into the baccalaureate programs of our higher education partner institutions.
College of DuPage is committed to student success and values an inclusive and welcoming community environment. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workforce. Our connection to the larger metropolitan area is essential to our success and provides a wealth of diverse cultural and recreational opportunities.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
The Grants Specialist assists with the daily operations of the Grant Office and Office of Institutional Advancement. Under the guidance and supervision of the Grants Manager and indirectly reporting to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement, the Grants Specialist is responsible for writing and submitting grant proposals as assigned; fulfilling required reports and analyses; assisting in the management and coordination of the institutional grants process from grant development to grant closeout (pre-award to after-the-award); researching funding sources, global and national trends, exemplary practices, and relevant issues; and overall supporting successful efforts to obtain and manage external funding that will advance the institution, as well as other institutional grants activities on behalf of the College of DuPage. The Grants Specialist will work as directed by the Grants Manager, in coordination with grant project directors and grants accountants to ensure that the Grants Office is on track with expectations and all projects are correct and completed in an accurate, timely and efficient manner.
Classified 12 Hourly-Hiring Range: $55,000.00 - 60,000.00 (based on experience)
Competitive starting salaries are dependent on education and experience. College of DuPage also offers a generous benefits plan.
College of DuPage is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
College of DuPage does not discriminate against individuals in employment opportunities, programs and/or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, veterans' status, marital status, disability, military status, unfavorable discharge from military service, or on any other basis protected by law.
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