Grant Manager B
Job location: Smilow Cener for Translational - Biomedical Research Builidng 2
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-09-16
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This position reports to the Director of Fiscal Operations within the Department of Cell and Developmental Biology and has a dotted reporting line to PSOM Office of Research Support Services.Job Description
Will manage proposal development, budget development and related pre-award activities for diverse sponsor portfolio. Manage post award activities including account set up, monitor and review of all sponsored projects expenditures including fund projections. Monitor and enforce compliance with sponsor guidelines and meet with Principal Investigators to discuss and advice on any financial issues related to their portfolio. Will actively participate in specific projects and will be greatly involved in a more complicated grants including training grants and program project with multiple sub-contracts. Supervises Grants Coordinator, assign and oversee work activities, evaluate performance, participate in decision-making related to potential hires, salary increases and terminations. Position contingent upon continued funding.
Bachelor's Degree with 5-7 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required
Office, library, computer room
Typically sitting at a desk or table
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Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.