UTS - Temporary Research Program Manager at UNC Chapel Hill

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Essential Job Duties:

Duties Include but are not limited to:

-Lead development of new initiatives and preaward activities under direction of Director and Associate Director – develop grant proposals, budgets, and relevant documents; manage team and ensure interim timelines and deadlines are met.

-Provide cross-project operational leadership across multiple research and evaluation projects;

-Provide oversight on portfolio of projects: support research staff, junior team members; Coordinate with project team members, subcontractors, and stakeholders

-Complete other research operational support tasks as assigned

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Job City & State:

Chapel Hill, NC

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UTS - Temporary Research Program Manager at UNC Chapel Hill

Work Schedule:

40 hours, business hours, some after hours

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Minimum Experience/Education:

Relevant post-Baccalaureate degree required; for candidates demonstrating comparable professional experience, will accept a relevant undergraduate degree and 3 or more years of relevant experience in substitution.

Department Required Skills:

-a minimum of 3 years of experience in project coordination related to research/evaluation/program management or health equity/community engagement.

-Professionalism, maturity, and experience are expected in working with people from a variety of cultural identities, affiliations, and settings as our portfolio of projects and teams are often community-based and working with health disparity issues and under-resourced contexts.

-Applicant must have experience with preaward and/or project start-up; developing and managing timelines, budgets, contracts, and coordinating within a team and with other supporting departments.

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Valid NC Driver's License required?:


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Posted: 2/20/2021
Application Due: 5/21/2021
Work Type: Full Time