Biocomplexity Senior Grants and Contracts Administrator
Working Title: Biocomplexity Senior Grants and Contracts Administrator
Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff
Department: Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost
Posting Date: 10-09-2018
The Biocomplexity Institute and Initiative (The Institute) at the University of Virginia is seeking applications for a Senior Grants and Contracts Administrator. Working closely with the faculty, this highly skilled team member will support both pre-and post award administration for this multi-million dollar grant funded initiative. This exciting new initiative provides a huge opportunity to grow the breadth and depth of biocomplexity research for Virginia and the nation.
A bachelor's degree is required as is at least five years of grant and contract administration experience. Applicants must have the ability to plan using complex information, provide specialized grants and contract advice, and align the program with University, state, and federal policies and regulations. The ability to advise the team appropriately, utilizing outstanding interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills as well as advise the team on the implementation and modification of technological components of grants and contracts is essential. Applicants must also be able to collect, analyze, and interpret information for senior leaders. Experience using MS Excel and Corporate Financial Systems is required. A Certified Research Administrator (CRA) certification is strongly preferred.
* This is a restricted position, continuation is dependent on funding and satisfactory performance*
To apply visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0624246. Complete an application online, attach a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three references. The position remains open until filled.
For information about this position, please contact Zach Harpine [email protected]
The University of Virginia is fundamentally committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and staff. UVA is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. We welcome nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. We also welcome others who would bring additional dimensions of diversity to the University's research and teaching mission.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to plan using complex information and provide specialized grants and contract advice.
Ability to align program with University, state, and federal policies and regulations.
Ability to advise team appropriately utilizing outstanding interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to advise team on the implementation and modification of technological components of grants and contracts.
Ability to collect, analyze, and interpret information for senior leaders.
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