At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Office of Sponsored Programs and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Senior Grant Officer will be responsible for:
Reviewing research applications to ensure conformity with all applicable Sponsor, government, and Hospital guidelines, regulations, and policies. Identifies and resolves problems as needed.
Evaluating award terms and negotiates changes in agreements with Sponsor and collaborating institutions as needed. Serving as liaison between staff in assigned research portfolio and Sponsor; advocating for researchers' needs and resolving issues through mediation and negotiation.
Performing post-award reviews of activity which deviates from initial proposal. Approving re-budgeting and other prior approval requests and/or refers to Sponsor for action.
Maintaining hospital records of grant applications, awards, and agreements.
Contributing to the formulation of policies and procedures to ensure compliance with Sponsor regulations and which respond to the needs of the research community.
Working with OSP Director and Manager to further develop and strengthen the services offered to the research community.
To qualify, you must have:
A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Communications.
4+ years of experience.
The analytical skills to resolve problems, including budgetary issues. A strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel is preferred.
Communication skills in order to effectively deal with conflicting views or issues and mediate fair solutions, or well-developed writing skills.
The ability to work with diverse internal and external constituencies.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 3104587
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.