The Advanced Environmental Research Institute (AERI) & the Office of the Vice President for Research & Innovation at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Proposal Manager to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: * Developing and maintaining databases of (1) researcher's interests and capabilities and (2) potential sponsors that support those interests and capabilities. * Reviewing requests for proposals/applications and connecting appropriate requests to suitable AERI researchers. * Supporting AERI's researchers by executing the day-to-day planning, development and management of research grant and contract proposal development. * Ensuring that the AERI submits compelling, compliant, on-time proposals in response to solicitations of varying size and complexity, ranging from short-term task orders to large, multi-million dollar research projects. * Preparing necessary quarterly/annual reports that summarize research activities for sponsoring entities. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices. The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree in related field and three years of directly related, progressively responsible professional-level successful experience in proposal submission activities in pursuit of private, local, state or federal grants or contracts, which includes demonstrated crafting of proposals in response to competitive solicitations that were awarded funding from federal government agencies; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. A minimum of two years of successful experience must be applied to an equivalent combination.