The Sponsored Programs Administrator will report directly to the Manager of Sponsored Programs Administration. Duties and responsibilities include:

  • will assist with preparing and submitting proposals varying in complexity and sponsor types
  • will review proposal, grant and contract documents and advise the director
  • will setup and manage awards with varying restrictions and requirements
  • will monitor post-award activity on grants and contracts for allowability and allocability
  • will assist in the preparation of reports to the sponsor required during the life of an award
  • will communicate with external sponsor representatives to address and resolve any items that may arise
  • will assist in maintaining office records for efficient business operations
  • will contribute to the overall visibility of the department and the Institute
  • will liaise with all departments and staff on matters related to pre-award and post-award activity, as needed
  • This position will have signing official authority for federal proposals and grants from NIH, NSF, DoD and others as an alternate to and when instructed by the director
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILLS: Required: Bachelor’s degree. Associate’s degree and five years of relevant experience and proven expertise in the field of research administration may be substituted for the bachelor’s degree requirement. A minimum of three (3) years of relevant experience is required. Requires budget preparation experience, preferably from a scientific environment. Excellent interpersonal skills for interacting with scientists, administrators, government agencies and contractors. Ability to work accurately with attention to detail. Preferred: Experience in government grant application development and review of legal documents strongly preferred.

This is a full-time salaried (exempt) position. Texas Biomed business hours are Mondays through Fridays 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Texas Biomed is committed to a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment drug screen is required.

Salary:  $61,000 commensurate with experience.

 Application packets are accepted electronically or in hard copy. A completed application packet is a requirement for all positions. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran Status

Application Instructions

Your resume and application must be provided electronically. Please follow the steps below.

  1. Please read instructions before submitting your application.
  2. PDF forms will need to be completed, saved to your computer and uploaded. Please refer to Step 2 for additional information.
  3. Fill out the online form.
  4. At the conclusion of the application process, you will be asked to attach your PDF files.

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