Program Manager (Research & Graduate Programs, Medicine)

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Job Title: Program Manager (Research & Graduate Programs, Medicine)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 46063
Department Research & Graduate Programs – College of MedicineEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: Responsible for managing administrative, fiscal, compliance and operational activities for the Division's Office of Research Administration (Med-RA) and key Division programs/events. Oversees the coordination of activities, events and staff in support of program initiatives and strategic initiatives to include long-range planning and problem solving. Manages Division and Med-RA office activities and implements changes to promote effective and efficient operations. Serves as subject matter expert maintaining awareness of the scope of all contract, grant and division initiatives. Serves on committees and makes recommendations to management for strategic planning, grants approval/acceptance, program planning and development, and evaluation of the Med-RA unit. Responsible for implementation of research related policies and related training for faculty, students, and staff.

Identifies, creates, implements and maintains appropriate tools and resources to track contract and grant activity and faculty AOR, and to meet annual and ad hoc reporting needs for the Division. Management of the maintenance of contract and grant data for the program and program committees. Prepares and presents monthly, annual and ad hoc reports to the Assistant Director, Assistant Dean for Research Activities and the Senior Associate Dean for Research.

Responsible for the Division's Summer Research Fellowship, Research Fair and Internal Grants Program, including serving as point of contact for faculty submissions, preparing communications and grant information for distribution, ensuring appropriate management of proposal applications and fiscal data, and facilitating review, award, and close-out. Serves as COM point of contact for managing collaborative grant programs with non-COM departments desiring to involve COM researchers.

Manages the College's Grand Rounds special events program and develops/manages its annual budget. Manages annual schedule, speaker engagement, program marketing and event planning. Provides oversight of travel arrangements and reimbursements, honoraria, and facility logistics.

Responsible for the development and implementation of Med-RA and Division policies and procedures and stays apprised of changes in University and COM policies and procedures. Assists the Assistant Director and Assistant Dean for Research Activities with the budgeting process to include compiling annual budget requests to COM administration. Oversees development and implementation of Division communications and public relations policies and procedures to include website, social media outlets, newsletters, etc. Provides back-up oversight for departmental time and leave processing, etc. Responsible for back-up oversight of departmental purchases, requisitions, travel requests and reimbursements, etc. assuring accuracy of purchasing and travel documentation prior to final approval by the Assistant Dean. Serves as proxy to Division purchasing card holder.

Responsible for supervision of OPS office administrative support staff. Coordinates duties for OPS support staff with the Assistant Director and Assistant Dean for Research Activities. Promotes an atmosphere of teamwork in accomplishing the mission and goals of the Division to include participating in the delivery of administrative and academic services for special projects, events and conferences, or in meeting key Med-RA and Division deadlines.Qualifications Bachelor's degree and four years of experience. (Note: higher education can substitute for experience at the equivalent rate.)

Experience developing and implementing policies, procedures, goals and objectives.
Experience gathering, interpreting, reporting, and/or editing information.
Experience with Microsoft Office products, such as Word, Excel, and Outlook.

A valid Florida or Georgia Driver's License, or the ability to obtain.Preferred Experience effectively training and directing the work of others.
Experience preparing and monitoring budget information.
Experience with the coordination, organization, and evaluation of events and/or meetings.
Experience preparing clear and concise reports, policies, procedures, correspondences, and/or other written materials.
Experience compiling, reviewing, and reconciling data for accuracy, completeness and compliance.
Experience meeting deadlines.
Experience accurately performing multiple assignments simultaneously.Anticipated Salary Range Salary dependent upon experience with a minimum salary of $47,659.Pay Plan This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.Tobacco Free Campus Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.




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Posted: 8/13/2019
Application Due: 11/11/2019
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