Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), is seeking an experienced Pre-Award Grants Administrator to join the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP). The office actively promotes the research and education mission of CSHL.
The Pre-Award Grants Administrator will proactively identify funding opportunities matched with CSHL expertise and needs, determine and communicate submission policies and requirements, and facilitate the preparation and submission of third party funding applications. The experienced candidate will also assure that regulatory and assurance requirements are addressed and all relevant CSHL and funding organization policies and requirements are adhered to prior to institutional endorsement of applications. The Administrator will serve as an institutional resource and train institutional staff in the use of electronic funding application systems.
A minimum of 3-5 years of grant submission experience in a sponsored research environment working with research investigators and funding organization representatives is required.
A Bachelor’s degree is required, an advanced degree is preferred.
Excellent organizational, analytical, collaborative and consultative skills are required. Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills are essential. The candidate identified will possess the ability to exercise sound professional judgment while following institutional and departmental policies, procedures and practices, ensuring confidentiality and accuracy in all matters. A high level of comfort and proficiency with technology/electronic tools, including web and internet applications, MS Excel, Word and outlook is required. Research budget preparation and financial spreadsheet analysis skills are essential and knowledge of Lawson and Huron Click Business Systems software is a plus.
We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
For immediate consideration, please apply for this position online at: https://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/17626
Position Number: 01527-A
For more information about CSHL, please visit us at https://www.cshl.edu CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.
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About Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Since 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has been a global leader in research and education. The international scientific community at CSHL provides a unique and stimulating atmosphere for doctoral research?an environment where students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty work side-by-side. The Watson School of Biological Sciences (WSBS) was founded on the belief that with well thought-out mechanisms, enthusiastic involvement of faculty, and highly motivated students, an innovative curriculum could be provided that would allow students to earn a doctoral degree in a shorter time than in traditional programs without compromising the quality of their training. The curriculum is designed to train students to become scholars and independent thinkers.