Payroll Title: UCP VI
Class Code: 0660-9086
Job Family: ADM
FLSA Code: E
Under the direction of designated administrator, assists in developing external funding sources to support new and existing programs in the department/school/division
CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Oversees and facilitates efforts to secure sponsored project funds, including development of proposals, fund-raising projects and programs.
- Explores, researches and identifies appropriate funding sources consistent with department/ school/division mission and goals.
- Provides technical assistance in developing grant and contract proposals compatible with department/school/division interests; interprets application guidelines and advises regarding compliance with University, federal and other agency regulations as they pertain to allowable costs.
- Assesses the capability to successfully compete for external funding; identifies expertise and essential support systems within the department/school/division to successfully carry out funded projects.
- Works with appropriate fiscal administrator to review fiscal aspects of proposal to assure compliance with funding agency guidelines, including salary, fringe benefits, purchase of equipment, matching funds required, etc.
- Monitors funded programs.
- Performs related duties as required.
MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE QUALIFICATIONS
- Bachelors degree in field appropriate to department/school/division to be served
- Three to five years related experience in similar organization or in funding development; successful record of acquisition of external funding
- Knowledge and/or experience in program and clientele served, external funding sources and regulations as well as knowledge of needs assessment, curriculum development and evaluation methodology.
- Ability to work effectively with faculty and staff and be flexible in approach.
- Ability to communicate effectively and clearly; excellent writing skills.
- Ability to meet deadlines, pay careful attention to details.
OTHER DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS
- Master’s degree in field appropriate to department/school/division to be served
Date Created: 3/87