AL | AK | AZ | AR | CA | CO | CT | DC | DE | FL | GA | HI | ID | IL | IN | IA | KS

KY | LA | ME | MD | MA | MI | MN | MS | MO | MT | NE | NV | NH | NJ | NM | NY | NC

ND | OH | OK | OR | PA | RI | SC | SD | TN | TX | UT | VT | VA | WA | WV | WI | WY

You are here: The Job Explorer > Job Description > Business and Finance > Senior Grants Officer Responsibilities

Senior Grants Officer Duties

Job Search
job title, keywords, company, location jobs by job search


Highly responsible professional work within the Office of Sponsored Programs involving supervisory responsibility for a team of Grants Officers and Specialists.


Supervises a team of research administrators and provides oversight and training;

Directs changes in work assignments of team members on a day-to-day basis;

Serves as the primary resource for instruction or clarification for team members having questions about any aspect of proposal development, contract negotiation or award monitoring;

Occasionally performs duties of Grants Officer.


Completion of a Bachelor's degree, Master's preferred, with extensive experience as a Grants Officer or equivalent position in a central research administrative office and some supervisory experience in the area of grants proposals and/or contract negotiations; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.


Extensive knowledge of the methods, procedures and techniques used in grant preparation, coordination, and implementation.

Considerable knowledge of institutional policies and procedures pertaining to external funding.

Ability to participate in the evaluation and analyses of existing techniques and procedures and to assist in devising new techniques.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with university personnel, state and federal agencies and private organizations.

Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

Ability to supervise the work of others.

Ability to prepare and deliver informational lectures on subject matter.



Cover Letter

Sample Resume

Job Interview

Business Letter
Job Description

Job Description: Administrative - Agriculture - Animal Care - Building - Business - Development - Environmental - Equipment - Facilities - Food - Health - HR

Research - IT - Library - Media - Medical - Outreach - Parking - Police - Postal - Printing - PR - Lab - Retail - Student Services - Supplies - Trades - Transit - A-Z

Copyright 2011 The Job - Home | Contact Us | Recommend Us | Colleges and Universities | Find Jobs by County