Grants Officer I
Job Title: Grants Officer I
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48339
Department Sponsored Research AdministrationEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdfResponsibilities This entry level position will advise and assist faculty and staff in pre- award and post-award non-financial sponsored research, instruction and public service activities not limited to: proposal preparation, review, submission and tracking of sponsored research, instruction, and public service activities from public sources.
Negotiate basic agreements by serving as the primary liaison with funding/sponsoring agencies.
Review subrecipient documents and determine contract/vendor relationships. Accept awards and coordinate post-award non-financial activities.
Maintain regular contact with principal investigators, deans, chairs, departmental administrators, and funding agency officials regarding interpretation and application and procedures relative thereto.
Assist the senior staff with basic level special projects as assigned.Qualifications A Bachelor's degree and two years of experience or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to six years.
Experience with attention to detail, meeting project deadlines and working independently.
Ability to communicate effectively and clearly both verbally and in writing.
Ability to comprehend and interpret state, federal, and sponsoring agencies rules, regulations, policies, and laws regarding sponsored research.
Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, changing environment and to interact with people at all levels diplomatically, tactfully, and professionally.
Note: This position requires successful completion of the eSPEAR certification series within the first six months of the start date.Preferred Preferred experience with contract review and negotiations (e.g., FAR clauses, federal contracting, SBIRs and STTRs).Pay Plan This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.Soft Money Funded Position This is a soft money funded position, with renewal based on available funds and the needs of the University.Schedule If not otherwise specified, schedule is Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.
*To be considered for this position, you must provide a cover letter and resume.*Open until filled This position is being advertised as open until filled.Tobacco Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.