The University of Lynchburg invites applications for a Project Coordinator (DOJ – Office of Violence Against Women Campus Program Grant) beginning immediately. This full-time, benefits-eligible, 3-year grant-funded position will report to the Diversity & Inclusion Officer and a University Counselor while overseeing initiatives pertaining to the newly acquired DOJ – OVW Campus Program Grant. Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to: implementing the Campus Program (strategic planning, prevention education, training, victim services, and student programming), preparing grant reports and assessment metrics, corresponding with the OVW, managing the budget, facilitating the Coordinated Community Response Team (CCRT) and other grant-related activities.
Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree supplemented with two years of related work experience, and the ability to clearly communicate with students, employees, and external contacts are required. A Master’s degree and studies related to human services, victim services, social work, or related field; experience with federal grant projects; experience working on a university campus and/or in a sexual assault, domestic and dating violence, and stalking (SADDVS) field is preferred. Selected candidate must successfully pass a background check that is satisfactory to the University.
Review of applications will begin January 3, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. To apply, please submit a University job application (https://www.lynchburg.edu/about/jobs/), along with names and contact information of 3 business references, and a cover letter addressed to: University of Lynchburg, Attn: Human Resources, 1501 Lakeside Drive, Lynchburg, VA 24501. Fax: 434.544.8658 or email: . EOE.
University of Lynchburg is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. University of Lynchburg strives for a diverse and inclusive community; under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to candidates with experience working with a multicultural and diverse student body.