VMI is accepting applications for a full-time executive administrative assistant for the new grant-funded Cyber Defense Laboratory (CyDef). We are looking for a team player willing to support CyDef personnel who are responsible for both the development and technical execution of CyDef projects. The position requires a variety of support duties that benefit from well-developed interpersonal and technical skills. Job Duties Include: â¢purchasing using state guidelines; reconciling financial data; managing contractual aspects and project records; â¢assisting with travel, inventory, budget management, and expenditures; â¢supporting research staff to clearly identify and document project requirements, develop work breakdown structures and realistic schedules, manage resources, and document risk; â¢ensure projectsâ investigators and lab directors are aware of project status and issues; as well as other responsibilities defined by CyDef Director. Salary based on qualifications and experience. This is a full-time position with competitive salary and benefits package. This position is fully funded by a grant for the first year, and may be extended based on securing additional funds. This position is expected to be performed on-site.
Internal Number: 200322
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