Proposal Manager

Denton, TX
Sep 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Requisition Number

Job Title
Proposal Manager

Official Title
Proposal Manager

Position Number

Institute for Applied Sciences - 125000


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Work Schedule
Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm

Department Overview
The Advanced Environmental Research Institute (AERI) at the University of North Texas has been established as an Institute of Research Excellence. This is in recognition of the university's strong and growing environmental and water research program. The institute will support the university on its path toward national prominence.

The institute touts a multidisciplinary team of researchers committed to collaborating on large research projects with an emphasis on application of research findings to the solutions of our most pressing environmental issues.

AERI is founded on UNT's strong legacy of addressing environmental issues, which began with the eminent scientist, Dr. J.K.G. "Doc" Silvey who began water research at UNT by examining the differences in tap water. For nearly 80 years, a team of researchers has been investigating the complex nature of the natural world and how people's actions influence it.

Job Description
The Advanced Environmental Research Institute & VP Research & Innovation Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Proposal Manager to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

* Will execute the day-to-day planning and management of research grants and contract proposal development.
* Processing, and scheduling, in order to ensure that the Advanced Environmental Research Institute.
* Submits compelling, compliant, on-time proposals in response to solicitations of varying size and complexity, ranging from short-term task orders to large, multi-million dollar research projects.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree in related field and three years of directly related, progressively responsible professional-level successful experience in proposal submission activities in pursuit of private, local, state or federal grants or contracts, which includes demonstrated crafting of proposals in response to competitive solicitations that were awarded funding from federal government agencies; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. A minimum of two years of successful experience must be applied to an equivalent combination.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

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Job Open Date

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Pay Rate
Salary commensurate with experience

Pay Basis

Job Type
Full-time Permanent

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