University Human Resource Services

Grant Writer, Center for International Development

Professional contract position available immediately.  

Major responsibility:  research, write, and facilitate comprehensive external grant proposal development and submission to international funding opportunities with federal, state, local, international, corporate, and non-profit funding agencies. 

Minimum qualifications:  bachelor’s degree, at least two years of experience in having written and submitted at least two proposals to funding agencies that were granted/issued in excess of $100,000; have knowledge and/or experience with organizations that solicit international projects (USAID, U.S. Department of State, World Bank, etc.); excellent managerial, technical, and organizational skills; knowledge of various funding agency requirements and proposed submission procedures; excellent writing and research skills; working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (including Access), Adobe Professional suite of products, and an understanding of Grants.gov submission process; ability to work effectively under the pressure of deadlines; excellent attention to detail.   

Preferred qualifications:  Research Administrator’s Certificate (CRA); have an understanding of the needs of developing international countries.  

Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.

Send cover letter, resume, copy of transcript, and the names and contact information for three references to:  

Janet Bertram, Administrative Coordinator 
Center for International Development 
Ball State University 
Muncie, IN  47306 

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  www.bsu.edu

Ball State University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community.

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