Position Announcement: University of California Office of the President Research Administration Office Samuela Evans 28 Nov 2001 19:22 EST

University of California Office of the President
Research Administration Office -- Contract & Grant Officer Job Number 1459-01A

 Salary                         $48,900 to $58,000 yearly

 Closing Date                         December 21, 2001

 The University of California Research
Administration Office (RAO) is responsible for sponsor and
 University policy implementation and
interpretation, sponsor relations, support to Office of the President
 (OP) research and outreach programs, publishing
the UC system wide Contract and Grant Policy
 Manual, and maintaining the corporate contract
and grant information system.


 This position serves as the Contract & Grant
Officer to all OP departments with proposal submissions to
 extramural sponsors, and award
administration.  Provides guidance in proposal preparation,
 negotiates appropriate award terms, and assures
compliance with University and external
 requirements. Serves as the "Grantor' Contracts &
Grants Officer for OP departments making grants to
 other UC entities and external institutions.
Provides guidance on development of acceptable solicitation
 announcements and program guidelines, and writes
appropriate agreements. Provides training and
 supervision of a Contracts & Grants Assistant,
and acts as back-up for the Principal Analyst II.

 Working knowledge of higher education research
administration, and experience in working with
 Federal, State, and private sponsors.
Demonstrated independent judgment, self-initiative, strong
 analytical, conceptual, and writing skills. Must
be able to work with people in a corporate headquarters
 environment, with counterparts at various
institutions, and with personnel at all levels. Must be
 service oriented. Preferred: Bachelor's Degree or
higher in a related field.

 To Apply        You may mail your application/resume to: UCOP Human
Resources, 300 Lakeside Drive, 12th Floor,
 Oakland, CA 94612-3550

 You may conveniently send an e-mail to
xxxxxx@ucop.edu with an attached resume. (An
 application form is not necessary.) Your resume
should be in text-only format. Be sure to include the
 job number and title.

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