Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Grant Writer Per Diem for the Administration Department at Rutgers, University Behavioral Health Care.
Under the direction of the Vice President, Outpatient Services, the Grant Writer prepares grant and contract proposals in response to federal, state, and private grant opportunities.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Identifies and researches potential funding sources from federal, state, public and private foundations, and private corporations.
Writes grants to expand services and to develop new programs.
Edits and proofreads grant and contract proposals including narratives, related statistics, budget information and budget justifications.
Works with UBHC's staff and faculty members to determine goals and objectives, scope, feasibility, and funding needs for the grant and contract proposals.
Researches grant and contract proposal requirements including content, timing, and documentation necessary for the proposals to be submitted to funding agencies.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Master’s Degree in Public Health, Public Administration, Communications or a health-related field plus six (6) years of related experience in a health care, social service or educational institution.
Equivalent experience, education and/or training may be substituted for the education requirements.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Excellent writing skills, strong interpersonal skills, comprehensive knowledge of federal, state and private grant procedures, contracts and regulations, track records of successful grant funding and publications are essential.
Microsoft Office, including Word, spreadsheet and database applications.
Salary: $45 hourly
Posting Number: 19ST4417
Location: Piscataway (RBHS)
Internal Number: 103239
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.