Office of Violence Against Women Campus Grant Project Director

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Position Title Office of Violence Against Women Campus Grant Project Director
Job Category Temp
Office/Department Women's Center
Location Evergreen Main Campus
Staff Job Type Full-time
If Temporary or Visiting, Estimated End Date:
Position Summary and Duties

The Project Coordinator is a 3-year term, grant funded, exempt position reporting to the Director of the Women’s Center. OVW Project Director will be responsible for administering the OVW Grant to reduce sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking on campus. Position will serve as point of contact for the OVW Grant from the Department of Justice and manage implementation of grant programs and activities, grant reports and assessments, OVW correspondences, and budget management. The Project Director will work closely with the designated technical assistance providers throughout the development and implementation phases of the grant and participate in a mandatory New Grantee Orientation, along with other training institutes provided by the grant. The Director will have responsibility for ensuring the development and implementation of statutory and other program requirements, as well as coordinating and managing all grant-related activities. They will have primary responsibility for building and/or strengthening collaborative relationships with the internal and external stakeholders supporting and advancing the project objectives through Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) and for directing timelines and tracking progress towards project completion.

• Take directive from Project Supervisor and ensure grant activities and requirements are completed accurately and on time.
• The Project Director must be able to interpret and apply program rules and regulations; deliver education and outreach; provide budget management; and demonstrate comprehension of prevention efforts and bystander programming;
• Serve as the lead for the project implementation plan including tracking activities, progress, deadlines, and deliverables to inform and update the plan.
• Provide a monthly status update report to the OVW grant team and external stakeholders.
• Coordinate and hold quarterly Coordinated Community Response (CCR) Team meetings with internal and external stakeholders.
• Oversight of day-to-day grant activities including administration of electronic grant management system, development of detailed task lists, assistance with budget reconciliation, compilation of reports, and data collection and reporting.
• Maintain communication with Loyola Grant team and external stakeholders in a timely and effective manner. Travel to multiple campuses as assigned.
• Tracking all culturally responsive sexual assault, dating violence, stalking, and harassment education.
• Designing and presenting customized programs and workshops for diverse students, staff, and faculty.
• Coordinating marketing campaigns to promote campus-wide violence prevention and response initiatives.
• Managing and overseeing program budgets; writing quarterly and biannual reports to federal and state funding agencies.
• Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree, from a regionally accredited college or university;
• Five (5) years related experience with victim services and or related programs, this includes sexual violence prevention projects;
• Knowledge and previous experience working with grant reporting and/or grant program oversite;
• Knowledge of the Department of Justice – Violence Against Women (OVW) Grants/Program;
• Experience in implementing comprehensive policies and protocols for OVW within a college and/or university setting;
• Experience with project management; including overseeing projects through the planning and implementation phases;
• Excellent communication and organization skills, along with public speaking skills, will also be required.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree

Job Posting Date 03/25/2021
Priority Application Deadline Date
Job Close Date
Anticipated Start Date 07/01/2021
University Description

Loyola University Maryland is a Jesuit, Catholic university committed to the educational and spiritual traditions of the Society of Jesus and to the ideals of liberal education and the development of the whole person. Accordingly, Loyola inspires students to learn, lead, and serve in a diverse and changing world. Loyola’s beautiful, historic Evergreen campus is located in Baltimore, and its graduate centers are in Timonium and Columbia. Loyola enrolls 4,000 undergraduate and 2,000 graduate students across the Sellinger School of Business and Management, the School of Education, and Loyola College of Arts and Sciences. Founded in 1852, Loyola is one of 27 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States and the first to bear the name of Saint Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus.

Diversity Statement

Loyola University Maryland strongly values the benefits that diversity brings to the workplace. In accord with its Ignatian values, the University is committed to creating and promoting a community that recognizes the inherent value and dignity of each person. Loyola University Maryland does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, or any other legally protected classification. The University recruits, hires, and promotes in accord with this policy and its Core Values.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Successful candidates for any staff, faculty, or administrative position at Loyola University Maryland will be subject to a pre-employment background check.

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