Strength Through Diversity
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Roles & Responsibilities:
Creative grant writer / grant compliance manager
to work as part of the management team for the Mount Sinai Adolescent Health
Center, the largest and most-comprehensive Adolescent Specific Health program
in the US. This manager will be responsible for new grant submissions, grant
renewals and grant-funded program reporting and compliance.
1. Find funding opportunities
Initiate search for new grants/awards based on defined AHC priorities and knowledge of AHC direction and programs; provide in-depth foundation/corporate and governmental research. Write and submit letters of intent and fund-raising proposals to governmental grantors, national institutes, foundations and corporations. Research should be conducted across Federal Agencies, State Agencies, City Agencies, large foundations, was well corporate and family foundations.
2. New Grant Applications and Renewals
Manage applications for new grants and awards to encourage timely review of new funding opportunities and to ensure that complete, high quality, applications are submitted by AHC. Manage the renewal and re-application process for existing grants to ensure continuing funding. This will include NIH, CDC, other federal sources, state and local agencies as well as large foundations, was well corporate and family foundations.
This person will work with senior managers to develop the concept for proposal and will shepherd the application through to submission. She or he will work with the Directors of IT, Finance and Research at AHC, as well as the Chief Operating Officer to ensure strong and competitive applications.
3. Grant Reporting/ Compliance
Manage grant reporting requirements for AHC grants/funds to ensure timely compliance with contract requirements. Maintain a complete and thorough understanding of reports required for each grant/fund, coordinate and/or prepare AHC based grant/fund report writing in collaboration with AHC program heads
Identify problems in compliance and initiate discussions with, and recommend solutions, to AHC senior managers regarding problems; review all grant reports to ensure accuracy and completeness prior to submission.
• Minimum of 8+ years of experience in grants development and research for the public sector.
• Experience writing and submitting NIH proposals as well as other federal proposals.
Experience with State and City Government
applications as well as foundations
• Familiarity with research methods and data analysis and the use of data as well as with research applications
• Excellent writing skills.
• Good verbal communications skills.
• Ability to handle multiple tasks efficiently.
• Ability to work energetically with initiative and as a team player.
• Advanced skills in word processing, spreadsheets, charts and on-line research.
• Ability to work longer or flexible hours on occasion as circumstances require.
Bachelors degree required; MBA in related areas preferred.
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care.
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Who We Are
Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.