Director of Grants and Sponsored Programs
Landmark College, located in beautiful southern Vermont has an immediate opening for a Director of Grants and Sponsored Programs.
Reporting to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement, the Director of Grants and Sponsored Programs is responsible for internal and external grant funding opportunities and endowed scholarship funds. The Director works collaboratively across College departments supporting faculty and staff grant initiatives while developing and maintaining relationships with external funding partners to support grant proposals. The Director is responsible for; conducting funding searches to locate foundation, state and federal grant opportunities; writing proposals and Letters of Inquiry for identified strategic priorities of the College; developing and maintaining the grant’s office budget; and producing supporting materials, required reports for grant funders, and applicable policies and procedures for grant’s office.
Qualifications: Master’s degree preferred along with three to five years of Federal grant writing experience, foundation grant experience, and working knowledge of Uniform Administrative Requirements. Strong writing, editing, and organizational skills are required. Must be a self-starter and able to work both independently, and collaboratively with a wide variety of partners. Excellent computer skills are required, along with spreadsheet and database experience. Experience in higher education is a plus.