Director of Grants

Omaha, Nebraska
May 19, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

MCC is seeking an experienced professional to oversee all aspects of the institutional grant process, including planning, development, management, and close out.  Works with the College and community partners to strategically plan, develop, and launch innovative and fundable projects.  Supervises and trains all MCC grants personnel and internal grant managers.  Collaborates with MCC personnel and funding partners to ensure compliance with all project and grant management requirements through successful grant close-out.  Develops and implements systems to identify institutional external funding priorities each year. Coordinates all aspects of assigned College-wide and departmental special projects.


QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in related field plus five years of full time work experience in public and grant proposal writing, including proposal and budget development and management required. Master’s degree preferred.  Equivalent combination of education and/or work experience including part time considered.  Project management and supervisory experience strongly preferred. Certified Grants Management Specialist eligibility preferred.  Valid driver’s license and insurability to drive college vehicles is required. Hiring process includes a background check. Position is contingent upon the MCC Board of Governors approval. NOTE: College degrees obtained outside the U.S. accepted only when interpreted by transcript service members of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services.

A complete application is required. Required attachments: cover letter, resume and portfolio of successful grant proposals (no larger than 2MB). Preferred attachment: copies of transcripts. To be guaranteed consideration your completed application and required attachments must be attached by Sunday, June 4, 2017.