Assistant Director for Grants
Assistant Director for Grants-1803403
Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):Bachelor's Degree (or foreign equivalent or higher). Five  years of full-time complex grants management experience. Recent and progressively responsible leadership roles in research involving grants and subawards. Supervisory experience with tracked record of building exceptional teams and setting vision and goals. Demonstrated knowledge of federal policies and procedures, state, and industry rules and regulations governing technical aspects of grants and sub-awards including electronic submission, negotiation and administration of grant proposals or reports.
Preferred Qualifications:Master’s Degree (or foreign equivalent or higher) in a business, economics or management field. At least two  additional years of full time complex grants management experience in the pre-award area. Experience with Huron Click or other pre-awards electronic administration and submission systems. Experience with Oracle E-Business Suite (PIAI, MAS and/or MPSA Reports), PeopleSoft, and/or Google Apps for Education is considered a plus. Experience interpreting and negotiating the terms and conditions of research grants. Experience analyzing and preparing project budgets. Experience in post-award administration at a non-profit or academic research institution is highly desirable. Certified Research Administrator (CRA) credentials preferred.
Brief Description of Duties:This position is responsible for the programmatic and administrative needs of SBU's research and sponsored programs grants and subaward activity. Therefore, having experience effectively multi-tasking in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment with a high degree of accuracy and organization is important. On behalf of the Office of Sponsored Programs, serving as a liaison to the Research Foundation for SUNY Central Office, extramural sponsors, Stony Brook administrative offices and academic departments with regard to sponsored programs grant activities. This position is responsible for assisting the Director of Sponsored Programs in developing policy for the programs assigned; therefore, experience interacting with individuals at various levels within an institution as well as the general public whenever necessary is imperative.
The successful incumbent will have excellent customer service and interpersonal skills, exercising strong organizational and time-management skills with an exceptional attention to detail. Essential for this role is the adeptness to work independently as well as part of a team with a collaborative approach to problem solving.
Special Notes:The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption.
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Official Job Title: Assistant Director
Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: OVPR/OSP-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 8:30 am - 5pmOVPR/OSP-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Posting Start Date: Nov 27, 2018
Posting End Date: Dec 11, 2018, 11:59:00 PM
Salary: $90,500-$110,000/[email protected] CWE
Salary Grade: E5