Grant administrators are responsible for overseeing grants for their organization. They appropriate and allocate funds, as well as handle all paperwork and applications that need processing. Grant administrators also works with clients on a day-to-day basis, performing tasks such as reviewing budgets, conducting background checks, gathering information, providing guidance, and finalizing grants. Additionally, this individual might spend time working with grant recipients, making sure they are following grant guidelines and that the money is being used for the purposes for which it was provided.
Grants Administrator Tasks
Reviews ongoing administration of grants to ensure compliance.
Negotiates and interprets sub award terms and conditions.
Ensures proposals are in compliance with sponsor requirements.
Oversees the preparation and submission of financial reports to grantor agencies.