Virginia Tech is seeking a (Senior) Contracts Associate to join its Sponsored Programs team. The incumbent will be responsible for comprehensive administration, including review and negotiation, of funded and non-funded research-related agreements, exercising sound decision-making and problem solving skills in the negotiation of agreements and for assisting in the development of administrative procedures to comply with regulations affecting governmental and industry sponsored contracts. Liaison between Department, LINK/LICENSE/LAUNCH, Office of Export and Secure Research Compliance, University Legal Counsel, Sponsor, Principal Investigator and internal OSP teams as necessary to accomplish negotiation in a timely manner.
The (Senior) Contracts Associate will foster team work and collaboration, with demonstrated organizational skills and high commitment to customer service by applying skills and experience to the review of research proposals and ensuring compliance with federal, state, and university regulations and guidelines.
For more information about this position and how to apply, please visit www.jobs.vt.edu and search by position number 514282.
Virginia Tech is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.