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QE8637 Grants Specialist

Posting Details

Posting Details

Institution University of South Dakota
Working Title QE8637 Grants Specialist
Posting Number NFE00129P
Department USD-Center for Disabilities
Physical Location of Position (City) Sioux Falls
Posting Text

The Center for Disabilities in Sioux Falls at the Sanford School of Medicine, is hiring a Grants Specialist. This position will coordinate pre-grant activities including identifying funding opportunities, partnerships, proposal completion and submittal. Will oversee post-grant start up and tracking of implementation activities including staffing, contracts, meeting schedules, monitoring, and reporting requirements. Coordinating multiple projects and collaborating with staff, university entities, community partners, and funding sources is essential. Requires a Bachelor’s degree in business, education, rehabilitation, public health, or related field and a minimum 2 years’ experience with grants. Must have experience working with persons with disabilities, managing sensitive and confidential information, the ability to work independently and have professional communication skills. Leadership and management experience a plus. Funding for this position is secured through grants. Continuation within the position is contingent on performance and funding availability.

Posting Date 02/22/2018
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
First Consideration Date 03/09/2018
Advertised Salary based on education and experience plus state benefits package
Duration of the Term 12 months
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Appointment Percent 100
Work Hours

M-F 8 am to 5 p.m.

Typical Hours Worked Per Week
Appointment Type Regular
Faculty Status No
Scope of Search External (includes Internal)
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This position requires Travel, Overnight stays, Weekends/Holidays
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Diversity Statement

The University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine values diversity and its essential role in achieving the educational, scholarship, and service missions of the school. Therefore, the medical school is committed to both recruitment and retention of students, residents, faculty, and staff who through their diversity enrich the learning environment and promote inclusive excellence. We recognize diversity as relating to sex, race, color, creed, rural background, socioeconomic status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identification, transgender, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, genetic information and veteran status. In addition, we value persons with broad life experiences, with records of service to disadvantaged populations, and with other attributes that may enhance the learning community. The medical school has chosen three areas of emphasis on diversity to enrich the learning environment and promote inclusive excellence: American Indians, rural, and gender.

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