Project Manager, Infant Feeding Study

Location
Lowell, MA
Posted
Jun 30, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


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Institution:
University of Massachusetts Lowell

Title of Position Being Posted
Project Manager, Infant Feeding Study

Department:
Biomedical and Nutritional Sciences

Job Reference Number:
0081882

Posting Date:
06-29-2017

Application Deadline:
Open Until Filled

For Open until Filled positions, initial review of applications will begin:


Position Status:
Job Opening
Full-time
Benefited

Anticipated Hiring Range:
Salary commensurate with experience

General Summary of Position:
The Project Manager position is a full time, two-year position with the possibility of renewal based on continued funding and job performance. The Project Manager will be responsible for assisting in planning and managing the activities of an infant feeding clinical trial under the supervision of the PI and co-PIs. The Project Manager will lead communication with the study team, investigators and with community partners to ensure proper and timely conduct of the trial.

This position is contingent upon funding and is initially a two-year position with the possibility of renewal based on continued funding and job performance.

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is committed to increasing diversity in its faculty, staff, and student populations, as well as curriculum and support programs, while promoting an inclusive environment. We seek candidates who can contribute to that goal and encourage you to apply and to identify your strengths in this area.

Minimum Qualifications (Required):
-BS in Health Sciences or relevant area; MS in Health Sciences or relevant area
-Minimum of 5 years of project management experience in the area of clinical studies
-The ability to work effectively with diverse groups
-Fluency in oral and written English. Experience with Microsoft Office and data management in Microsoft Access. Other experience with analysis is a plus
-Excellent communication skills, including writing, presentation and facilitation

Other Considerations:
-Experience with pediatric clinical research
-Fluency in other languages, such as Spanish, are a plus

Required Applicant Documents:
Resume
Cover Letter
Names and contact information of three references

Optional Applicant Documents:


Special Instructions to Applicants:
Only current UML Employees within the Grants & Contracts (MTA/GRACE) bargaining unit will be considered during the first 10 business days of the posting. All other candidates will be considered after that period.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received.

This position is contingent upon funding and is initially a two-year position with the possibility of renewal based on continued funding and job performance.

Quicklink for Posting:
jobs.uml.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=55537

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.

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