grants administrator




Grants administrators handle the pass-through track of grants, often given out by the government to the grant recipient. They prepare the paperwork such as the grant applications and give out the grants. They are also responsible to make sure that the grant recipient spends the money correctly according to the terms laid out.

Scope notes

Excludes grants mangement officers.

Alternative label

  • grants & contracts officer

  • grants and contracts officer

  • proposals administrator

  • grants and trusts administrator

  • grants and contracts administrator

  • grants administration funding officer

  • research grants administrator

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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