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Job Opening ID: 1002761
The Grant Project Director is responsible for the planning, organization, management, implementation, continuous review, and analysis of the project. This includes ensuring that the project complies with funder’s requirements, achieves objectives and outcomes, manages budget, and is implemented successfully. This is a Professional Exempt Contractual (PEC) position for which an annual contract reflecting the base salary within the fiscal year (July 1st to June 30th) will be issued after ratification by Miami Dade College’s District Board of Trustees.
This is a Temporary Position.
This grant position will be eligible for participation in the Florida Retirement System (FRS) after 6 consecutive months of continuous employment.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Oversees the daily operations of the project, including timely implementation of all required activities, as detailed in the grant proposal and/or grant agreement or contract
•Hires, supervises, and evaluates full-time and part-time project staff, including consultants
•Administers, prepares, and manages the grant budget to ensure funds are allocated and spent according to project, funder, and college requirements
•Ensures compliance with College and funding agency policies, procedures, and regulations
•Leads formative and summative evaluation of project by working with external evaluator
•Prepares and oversees grant projects in accordance with College policy and in compliance with funder requirements detailed in the grant proposal and/or grant agreement or contract
•Develops and implements continual assessment plans to ensure monitoring of grant goals and objectives
•Collaborates with internal and external partners to optimize delivery of project services
•Reviews and prepares materials for dissemination via articles, reports, presentations, etc.
•Performs other duties as assigned
Master’s degree and three (3) years of related experience; or Bachelor’s degree and seven (7) years of related experience
•All degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
•Knowledge of grant management including budget, hiring, supervision and evaluation of personnel and reporting
•Possess proven track record of excellence in grant budget management
•Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and written and oral communications skills
•Experience planning, coordinating and organizing complex, multi-activity projects (preferable in education setting)