University of Northern Iowa Clerk IV - Communications & Operations (02919-MC2) in Cedar Falls, Iowa

Clerk IV - Communications & Operations (02919-MC2)

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Position Details

Department: Research & Sponsored Programs

Location: East Bartlett Hall 213

Contact: Tolif Hunt

Phone: 319-273-3025

Department URL:

Number of Positions: 1

Wage Details

Pay Grade: 11

Starting Hourly Wage: $18.51

Position Funding: Appropriated Funds

Work Schedule

Appointment Type: Full-Time; 12 Months

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Shift: First Shift

Job Details:

Primary Function: Under general supervision, provides critical administrative and operational support to Research & Sponsored Programs (RSP) Pre-Award, Post-Award, and Institutional Review Board (IRB) operations; supports RSP office operations; supports the development and promotion of capacity for faculty and student research and scholarship across campus; coordinates and leads RSP's professional development training and education activities; works with other UNI departments to engage and educate UNI and the Cedar Valley regarding the sponsored research and scholarship conducted at UNI; and manages web content and RSP social media outlets.

Position Requirements:

Any combination of progressively responsible related clerical office experience, related undergraduate education, and/or post high school clerical training that is the equivalent to four years of full-time employment

Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree; excellent writing skills; and experience with sponsored programs administration, research development, and grant administration preferred.

Application Process

Application may be obtained by downloading at: A Merit application is also available at: UNI Human Resource Services 027 Gilchrist Hall Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0034 Phone: 319-273-2422 Fax: 319-273-2927

Submit completed application materials to Human Resource Services via mail, fax, or in person. Indicate position title and the search number (02919-MC2) on your application. If you have a valid application with HRS, you can contact HRS to add this search number to your current application.

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Application Deadline

Application must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19, 2018.

Criminal and other relevant background checks required. UNI is a tobacco free campus. UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.