Provides expertise and assistance with the process of proposals submissions for external funding and the preparation and negotiation of external contracts.
- Uploads documents in Maestro and ensures that the proposal is routed and all administrative approvals are completed.
- Prepares the proposal for submission by completing sponsor-required forms and reviewing proposal to ensure that sponsor guidelines are met for acceptance.
- Provides assistance with budget development and preparation to ensure salary limitations are observed, appropriate and fringe rates and facilities and administrative rates are applied.
- Serves as the University’s authorized organizational representative to submit proposals to external entities.