This position is open until filled. For full consideration, please submit an application, along with a cover letter and resume.
In your cover letter, please describe why you would like to join the EdEon STEM Learning team in this capacity of Administrative Grant Coordinator and what makes you a good candidate for this role.
Please review the position description listed above for full scope of responsibilities and qualifications.
Working in the EdEon STEM Learning Department and reporting to the Associate Director for Education and Public Outreach, with additional work direction from the EdEon Director and SSU grant-funded Principal Investigators (PIs), the Administrative Grant Coordinator initiates and coordinates a variety of administrative duties in support of a range of grant funded projects. This range varies from small grant-funded projects to large-scale, complex grant funded projects. Projects include activities in education, outreach, and research. The incumbent evaluates and provides recommendations related to operational and procedural matters and work procedures; enters actuals into grant budget projection spreadsheets; coordinates and executes large scale, complex projects with broad, visible impact which involve overseeing coordination with other departments and research partners outside of SSU. Work involves identifying needs, planning and initiating projects, coordinating and delegating work and seeing a project through initiation, execution, coordination, implementation and evaluation. The Administrative Grant Coordinator performs a variety of administrative tasks in the day-to-day operations of the department office and serves as a central resource person to students, faculty, and staff, and the community.
This position requires a high school degree or technical/vocational program degree, and a minimum of three years administrative work experience involving program administration and/or an equivalent combination of education and experience involving study, analysis, and/or evaluation leading to the development of improvement of administrative policies, procedures, practices, or programs. Previous experience in a fast-paced and complex academic office preferred. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Intermediate proficiency with computers and Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word) is required. Knowledge of Google Suite and People Soft preferred. Experience as well as skills in website development and desktop publishing is desired. Must be willing and able to learn technical software as needed and be proficient in navigating the Internet and in the daily use of e-mail.
Salary and Benefits
Starting salary placement depends on qualifications and experience and is anticipated to be in the range of $3,681 to $3,950 a month. This is a full time, temporary, non-exempt position. Reappointment to this position is dependent upon the individual's performance as well as administrative and budgetary considerations. The university reserves the right to terminate this appointment earlier than the scheduled expiration date.
This position is eligible for a broad range of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, retirement (CalPERS), tuition waiver, vacation and sick leave. In addition, 14 paid holidays are offered each year; 13 scheduled on specific days and a Personal Holiday that may be taken any time during the year.
A comprehensive benefits summary for this position is available online by clicking here to be taken to the CSU benefits page.
For eligible employees, CSUEU collective bargaining agreement Article 17.10 will be honored.
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