• Grant Writer

    North Central Texas College
    Job Description
    North Central Texas College is accepting applications for a Grant Writer:  Gainesville, Texas; Full-Time; Benefits Eligible
     
    Summary
    Responsible for the development of grant proposals including the identification of funding sources, participating on the grant development team to develop the project goals and objectives, the writing of the proposals following the requirements of the funding source. Provides assistance in the development of grant reports to the various funding agencies.   Proficient in utilizing on-line information and application tools for these key grant fund sources. Maintains positive organizational relationships, partnerships, and alliances with grant partners both internal and external organizations.
     
    Education:
    Bachelor’s Degree
     
    Experience:
    Three years of experience in grants development and writing with evidence of successful prospect research and grant awards from public and private funding sources/organizations. Evidence of designing projects, programs, and/or initiatives with successful implementation. Experience developing and managing project budgets.
     
    Skills & Abilities:
    Exceptional skills in writing, speaking, listening and critical thinking. Intermediate-advanced computer skills, including word-processing, spreadsheets, graphs/charts, and internet research. Ability to function effectively as part of a team as well as to work independently.
     
    Responsibilities & Duties:
    • Writes and submits grants to funding agencies at a quality level that supports the likelihood of award. Ensures grant submission criteria are met in grant proposals.
    • Creates production calendars and timelines, identifies key activities, for grant proposal development in collaboration with the Sr. Director of Grants.
    • Provides progress reports at least monthly.
    • Performs technical, analytical, and related tasks for the collection, interpretation, aggregation, and evaluation of data, and for the incorporation of data into proposals.
    • Researches grant and resource opportunities through electronic and printed materials, and makes referrals for departmental consideration and collaboration.
    • Coordinates the grant development process from research and concept development through proposal submission to the funding agency.
    • Provides information and guidance requested by College personnel involved in grant development.
    • Assists in establishing partnerships and enhancing relationships with corporations and foundations to encourage involvement with the college through monetary and equipment donations as well as provide opportunities for educational exchanges.
    • Assists in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, semi-annual and final reports for some competitive grant projects.
    • Assists in the coordination of opening of local budget to ensure appropriate allocation of grant funds.
      Other duties as assigned
     
    Employee may be required to travel between campuses and attend local and out-of-town meetings as necessary. Subject to criminal background check. Resume & Transcripts required in addition to application. Salary: $48,419 to commensurate with experience.
     
     
    APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE THROUGH NCTC’s WEBSITE
    http://employment.nctc.edu/postings/4540
     
    North Central Texas College (“NCTC”) is an equal opportunity employer. NCTC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetics, equal pay, or any other legally protected characteristic. NCTC prohibits harassment on the basis of a legally protected characteristic and/or retaliation for reporting a complaint.
     
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