Salary $60,000 - $70,000 a year job type full-time
Full job description
A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resumeThe cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.
This position functions as a grants and contracts officer for the university of michigan.
A fully remote work situation (100%) is available.
This position may be filled at the working title of project representative, office of research and sponsored projects or assistant project representative, office of research and sponsored projects per the required qualifications listed below.
Being part of something greater, of serving a larger mission of discovery and care — that`s the heart of what drives people to work at michiganIn some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance this world-class institutionIt`s adding a purpose to your professionWork at michigan and become a victor for the greater good.
The office of research and sponsored projects (orsp) safeguards and advances u-m’s research enterprise by providing its partners with effective and efficient pre-award and non-financial post-award services for the compliant administration of externally sponsored grants, contracts, and ancillary agreementsOrsp aspires to be recognized across the globe as the leading provider of authoritative, innovative, and high value guidance on the conduct of sponsored research and other funded activitiesAdditional information regarding orsp is available on our website.
Our office is growing and seeking talented individuals to provide pre-award and non-financial post-award research administration services for our government sponsors team.
Under supervision of an orsp assistant managing project representative, the successful candidate will work collaboratively across campus with units engaged in sponsored activity, providing high quality support to faculty, staff, and sponsor representativesIn addition, they will perform proposal review and submission, award administration and compliance oversight; negotiate grants, cooperative agreements, contracts, subcontracts, and unfunded agreements; coordinate the submission and acceptance of standard awards; coordinate approval processes for pre-award and post-award actions and approve such actions within delegated authority; other duties as assignedAdditional detailed activities can be found in our job description for this position.
Required qualifications for project representative title:
Two or more years of experience performing similar job duties in an academic institution central office equivalent to orsp
All required qualifications for assistant project representative title.
Required qualifications for assistant project representative title:
Bachelor’s degree or combination of education and relevant experience.
2 - 5 years of relevant experience.
U.sCitizenship or lawful permanent resident status: orsp deals with export controlled information, the handling of which is regulated by the u.sFederal government and access to which is restricted to u.sCitizens and lawful permanent residents.
Experience in pre-award and post-award grant and contract administration related to various extramural sponsors, such as federal agencies, state agencies, nonprofit organizations, and industry.
Working knowledge of sponsor software systems (e.gEra commons, research.gov).
Familiarity with u-m policies and procedures related to research administration (including, but not limited to, accounting, purchasing, personnel, and regulatory compliance).
Experience reading, interpreting, revising, and explaining agreements, complex policies, regulations, statutes and guidelinesNegotiation skills sufficient to negotiate the terms and conditions of grants, cooperative agreements, contracts and subcontracts.
Ability to work independently, prioritize work and multitask in a time sensitive, high volume work environmentAbility to input and manage data with a high degree of accuracy..
Experience providing excellent customer service.
Certification in research administration (cra), jd, mba, or comparable degree/certification.
Benefits at the university of michigan
In addition to a career filled with purpose and opportunity, the university of michigan offers a comprehensive benefits package to help you stay well, protect yourself and your family and plan for a secure futureBenefits include:
Generous time off
Many choices for comprehensive health insurance
Long-term disability coverage
Flexible spending accounts for healthcare and dependent care expenses and parental leave options
Hybrid working arrangements, including a combination of on-campus and remote work
The university of michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checksBackground checks are performed in compliance with the fair credit reporting act.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar daysThe review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after postingThis opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
U-m eeo/aa statement
The university of michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
U-m covid-19 vaccination policy
Covid-19 vaccinations, including boosters when eligible, are required for all university of michigan students, faculty and staff across all campuses, including michigan medicineThis includes those working remotelyMore information on this new policy is available on the campus blueprint website or the um-dearborn and um-flint websites.
Job opening id
Project representative/assistant project representative, office of research and sponsored projects
Sponsored res/pgrm admin inter
Ann arbor campus
Ann arbor, mi
Umor sponsored projs
Umor off rsrch&spnsr prjs-orsp
Posting begin/end date
5/13/2022 - 5/27/2022
$60,000.00 - $70,000.00
Posted 1 day ago