Grant Program Coordinator - Translational Molecular Pathology

SUMMARY

The primary purpose of the Grant Program Coordinator position is to provide administrative support for all pre and post award activities within the department of TMP.


JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES


Pre-award activities

Assist with the planning and preparation of grants and contract proposals. Provide guidance and assistance to investigators in the interpretation of funding agency regulations and requirements. Requires current and ongoing knowledge of grant and contract funding policies, regulations, and procedures.

Post-award activities

Coordinate, create and/or prepare routine research administrative and financial reports as required. Review expenditures and account balances for specified departmental company centers. Actively participate in complex account review, tracking and analysis, cost projections, status reports, identification of potential problems and associated resolution.

Finance Reporting and Reconciliation

1. Coordinates, creates and/or prepares routine administrative, research administrative, research and financial reports as required.
2. Review expenditures and account balances for specified departmental company centers. Requires complex account review, tracking and analysis, cost projections, status reports, identification of potential problems and associated resolution.
3. Creates and maintains databases for departmental research programs to manage research information activities, e.g. pending and funded projects, pre and post award information/activities, participant incentive activities, and effort certification.

Other duties as assigned

Bachelor's degree. Three years of extensive administrative experience. May substitute required education degree with additional years of equivalent experience on a one to one year basis. It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html
Additional Information
  • Requisition ID: 126933
  • Employment Status: Full-Time
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
  • Work Week: Days
  • Fund Type: Hard
  • Pivotal Position: Yes
  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 52,000
  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 65,000
  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 78,000