Albright College is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Grants and Sponsored Programs.
The Director of Grants and Sponsored Programs is responsible for seeking, securing, and reporting upon foundation, corporate, and government grants, which support institutional priorities and faculty scholarship. Albright College received a multi-year Federal Title III Grant in 2018 and this position will play an important role in campus implementation and reporting. This position serves as a connector across campus and reports to the Vice President for Advancement. The position works closely with faculty and plays an active role in academic affairs, including taking direction from the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.
The successful candidate will have exceptional project management, writing (technical and non-technical), and research skills in addition to the work experience to effectively collaborate with campus partners to aggressively pursue financial resources to help further the mission of Albright College.
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of five years experience in proposal/grant writing, working with foundations, state/federal government, and/or corporations required. Experience in Higher Education is preferred.
Albright College is a selective liberal arts college founded in 1856 and is located in the residential neighborhood of College Heights in Reading, PA. Albright is located within an hour of Philadelphia, two hours from Baltimore, and three hours from New York City and Washington, D.C. and enrolls 1,700+ students from 30 states and 12 countries in our residential college and about 500 nontraditional students in our evening, accelerated degree programs.
Qualified applicants should complete their application by sending a cover letter, current résumé, and names and contact information for three professional references to email@example.com. Review of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
At Albright, we believe our differences make us stronger and empower us to better understand and respect one another in a just and fair manner. With this in mind, the College recruits, houses, educates, employs, supports, and generally celebrates people of all statuses, identities, and backgrounds, including, but not limited to, race, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship status, religious or spiritual identity, gender and gender identity, sexual orientation, marital and parental status, veteran status, political affiliation, and physical and mental ability.
About Albright College
Albright College is a private liberal arts College of 1800 students, in Southeastern Pennsylvania, within seventy minutes of Philadelphia and three hours of Washington and New York City. Further information about the College is available at http://www.albright.edu.