West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
The position of Grants Developer works with the Vice President for Administration and External Relations to provide the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM) with expertise in authoring and revising grant proposals and concept papers, online applications and other grant-seeking documents as well as develop proposal budgets. This will include identifying, drafting and editing of Private/Foundation, Federal, and State grant proposals; identifying grant opportunities; developing grant proposals; developing research systems, procedures and/or guidelines for grant activities; and generating the necessary reports to meet internal and external auditing and compliance requirements. This position reports to the Vice President for Administration & External Relations.
Specific Job Functions:
-Writes grant proposals through state, federal and private resources including foundations.
-Identifies and applies for grant opportunities relevant to WVSOM.
-Works collaboratively with other departments to obtain information on the development and status of projects and major program initiatives.
-Prepares interim and final progress reports for funders; works cooperatively with other departments to manage the reporting process including securing research data, finalize budgets, and ensuring that appropriate team members review and approve final documents.
-Ensures all grants pursued, and received, are in line with WVSOM’s goals, objectives and directives, as well as all pertinent state and higher educational policies and budget.
-Helps develop presentations for funder meetings.
-Maintains accurate documentation and records for execution of contract terms and ensures compliance to grant requirements and laws.
-Completes all reporting and filing requirements.
-Demonstrates superior writing abilities.
-Proven online research skills.
-Other related duties as assigned.
Education: BA / BS from an accredited College or University in Business Administration, Public Administration or other appropriate disciplines. Three to five years of progressively increasing responsibility in grant writing within educational, foundation, state and/or federal programs or agencies. A combination of education and recent and relevant grant writing experience may be considered.
Position: This is a full-time non-classified position with full state benefits and is exempt from FLSA provisions regarding overtime. Salary is commensurate with experience.
This position has been designated as Essential. This means that when WVSOM is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover and continue operations at WVSOM.
Application: To apply for this position, please visit http://www.wvsom.edu/employment
Applications are considered confidential, and references will not be contacted without notifying the applicant. The search committee will begin its review of applications upon receipt.
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine is an equal opportunity employees.