University of Kentucky
|Job Title||College Grant Officer|
|Working Title||College Grant Officer – Communications|
|Department Name||40131:College Grants Officers|
|Work Location||Lexington, KY|
|Type of Position||Staff|
|Position Time Status||Full-Time|
|Click here for more information about equivalencies:||http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies|
|Required Related Experience||
|Physical Requirements||The essential job functions of this position require you to be indoors; sit for
extended periods of time; handle light-weight objects up to 10 pounds;
operate a computer and navigate multiple computer systems; communicate
effectively through written, verbal and non-verbal mediums with individuals
from various backgrounds; provide excellent customer service to all
customers; maintain high levels of concentration and mental attention; and
have strong organizational, problem solving and time management skills.
|Shift||Monday – Friday; 8:00 am – 5:00 pm; and additional hours as required.|
|Job Summary||This position will support Communications faculty and staff investigators and business staff with the preparation of grant proposals to external funding agencies. Will also provide expertise for proper administration of active grants and contracts. Individual will work with faculty and staff to insure compliance with policy requirements of external sponsors as well as UK policies and procedures as they relate to the grants.
The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
|Skills / Knowledge / Abilities|
|Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?||No|
|Deadline to Apply||10/24/2022|
|University Community of Inclusion||The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
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