The Grants Manager in the Center for Urban Science + Progress (CUSP) at NYU Tandon School of Engineering supports faculty in pre and post-award administration of sponsored projects and programs. This position reports to the Director, CUSP and dotted line to the Director of Research Administration. Partners with members of Tandon’s Office of Sponsored Programs, Finance, academic and research units and research centers, and NYU’s Offices of Sponsored Programs and Sponsored Programs Administration to set up, administer, and report on grants. The Grants Manager at CUSP is responsible for financial and non-financial pre-and post-award grants management, fiscal compliance, monitoring, and reporting for all federal, state, city, county, foundation, and not-for-profit grants, contracts, subcontracts, and other related sponsored agreements at CUSP. The Grants Manager provides a thorough review and analysis of all CUSP sponsored project awards established in CAYUSE by the Office of Sponsored Programs and creates CUSP awards in CAYUSE under the direction of the Office of Sponsored Programs.
Bachelor's Degree in a related area
5+ years experience in developing sponsored research proposal proposals, including budget development, writing, and submission management (or equivalent combination of education and experience). Experience with federal and non-federal sponsored research guidelines, policies, practices, funding sources, websites and organizations is essential.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Proficiency with computers, navigating the internet and MS office suite. High level knowledge of the Uniform
Guidance and fundamental post - award policies and procedures governing federal sponsored research projects.
Organized, excellent multi-tasker, willing to collaborate with team members, self motivated and possesses excellent
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