Contracts Specialist, NIH StrokeNet National Coordinating Center (NCC)
University of Cincinnati
January 31, 2018
NIH StrokeNet National Coordinating Center (NCC)
Department of Neurology
UNIVERSITY of CINCINNATI College of Medicine
UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region, employing over 15,000 full time and part time faculty, staff and student workers. The College of Medicine, Department of Neurology is recruiting for a 0.75 - 1.0 FTE Coordinator, Unit Operations position. This position will serve as the NIH StrokeNet National Coordinating Center (NCC) Contracts Specialist under the supervision of the NCC Contracts Manager and NCC leadership.
Aids in writing, revising, editing, negotiating, and execution of all Agreements (Master Trial Agreements, Central Institutional Review Board Reliance Agreements, Protocol Trial Agreements, Administrative Agreements and associated amendments) with Regional Coordinating Centers (RCC), RCC Satellite and RCC and Satellite Clinical Performing Sites (CPS).
Will be responsible for due diligence with:
Federal Demonstration Partnership fCOI Clearinghouse,
Federal Demonstration Partnership Expanded Clearinghouse,
U.S. Census Federal Audit Clearinghouse (A-133),
Nonprofit (type and EIN #),
Secretary of State (for profit),
Hoovers (Business information),
Webpages (Systems Networks and Hospitals)
Congressional District #,
Office for Human Subject Protection database (FWA # and Holder or Component),
Federal Wide Assurance Agreement
Must have strong verbal and written communication, customer service, and computer and data entry skills.
Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures dealing with federal assistance awards.
Ability to prioritize work, work independently, and manage a variety of projects simultaneously.
Must have good time-management skills and be organized and detail-oriented.
Ability to recognize the need for change; respond with flexibility to changing program demands; propose solutions; and assist with implementation.
Ability to demonstrate dependability, reliability, and excellent attendance record.
Ability to exhibit patience, objectivity, maturity, effectiveness under stress, initiative, adaptability, leadership, and sound judgment.
Ability to work with the NCC leadership to accomplish the necessary NCC tasks, in addition to short- and long-term goals.
Adherence to core values that were designed to create and maintain a positive work environment: Respect, Integrity, Teamwork and Excellence.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with one (1) year experience; -OR- Associate's degree with three (3) years' experience; -OR- five (5) years' experience. Degree must be in business, a health-related field, or have equivalent experience. Knowledge of legal and regulatory requirements relevant to the duties of the position.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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