Grant Proposal Specialist

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South Dakota State University
Brookings, South Dakota
Feb 03, 2021
Mar 05, 2021
Employment Status
Full Time


South Dakota State University  Brookings, SD

The College of Pharmacy & Allied Health Professions and the College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences at South Dakota State University are seeking to fill the position of a Grant Proposal Specialist. Position is open until filled with full consideration given to applications received by February 12, 2021.

Ranked as the No. 2 best place to work in South Dakota by Forbes, South Dakota State University is the state’s largest, most comprehensive university with more than 200 programs and an enrollment of approximately 12,000 students.

The Grant Proposal Specialist will assist faculty and staff with development, preparation, and submission of proposals for external funding in order to increase the quality of proposals submitted to funding agencies. This is a full-time, 12-month, benefit-eligible position.  Minimum qualifications include an earned Bachelor's degree in a relevant field by first day of employment; at least one year of relevant experience such as technical writing, grant proposal editing, etc.; proficiency in use of computers, including MS Office applications and databases; ability to work independently with self-initiation; effective team work, organizational, and time management skills; effective written communication skills and proficiency in writing, editing and proofreading; effective verbal communication and strong interpersonal skills.  Must be authorized to work in the U.S.  Sponsorship is not available for this position. 

For a complete listing of the minimum and preferred qualifications, contact information for questions on position, and to apply, visit, search for the position, and follow the electronic application process.  For questions on the electronic employment process, contact SDSU Human Resources at (605) 688-4128.  Learn more about Brookings by visiting

We actively seek to increase social and intellectual diversity among our faculty and staff.  Women, veterans, minorities, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply.  SDSU is an AA/EO employer.