Grants and Contracts Specialist or Coordinator
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
The Grainger College of Engineering
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering in The Grainger College of Engineering seeks applicants for up to three Grants and Contracts Specialist or Coordinator positions.
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The Grants and Contracts Specialist supports the pre- and post-award functions for externally funded sponsored research programs by assuming a role in the development and submission of proposals, and in the financial management of awards funded by federal and non-federal sponsors. The Specialist is responsible for maintaining familiarity with federal solicitations, changing federal regulations and guidelines, and University policy associated with research administration to support the effective management of research programs.
The Grants and Contracts Coordinator is responsible for pre- and post-award functions for externally funded complex sponsored research projects by collaborating in the development and submission of proposals, and in the financial management of awards funded by federal and non-federal sponsors. The Coordinator is also responsible for maintaining familiarity with federal solicitations, changing federal regulations and guidelines, and University policy associated with research administration to support the effective management of research programs.
Duties and Responsibilities include the following but vary based on position level:
Qualifications - Grants and Contracts Specialist
Qualifications - Grants and Contracts Coordinator
Highly Qualified Applicants Will Have the Following:
SALARY AND APPOINTMENT INFORMATION
This is a full-time Civil Service Grants and Contracts Associate position appointed on a 12-month service basis. The expected start date is as soon as possible after the deadline. Salary and level are commensurate with experience. Employees hired into these positions will be expected to work onsite on a full-time basis.
Applications must be received by June 21, 2022. Apply for this position using the "Apply for Position" button below. If you have not applied before, you must create your candidate profile at jobs.illinois.edu. If you already have a profile, you will be redirected to that existing profile via email notification. To complete the application process:
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