WEPAN is a non-profit educational organization founded in 1990. Recognized as the leading champion in North America for leveraging research and best practices to propel the inclusion of women in the field of engineering, WEPAN advocates to fully embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion to meet the demands of today’s innovation and performance-driven business culture. Dedicated to advancing cultures of inclusion and diversity in engineering higher education and workplaces, WEPAN connects people, research, and practice to increase participation, retention, and success of women and other under-represented groups in engineering from college to executive leadership. To learn more, visit www.wepan.org.
The Grants and Contracts Manager (GCM) will coordinate and/or perform post-award activities, ensure WEPAN adheres to funding agency guidelines and manage an initially small portfolio of grants and contracts for the organization. Post-award activities include detailed reconciliation of assigned project budgets, including determination of allocability and allowability of charges; preparing and analyzing budget reports, and developing budget projections; adjusting and correcting assigned project budgets to meet project goals and federal requirements; and providing assistance and oversight to manage the specified project portfolio. The GCM will manage the WEPAN grants and contracts portfolio using discretion and independent judgment to make decisions that impact the compliance and successful completion of grant and contract objectives.
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This is a virtual, part time position (20 hours per week). Work schedule is flexible and negotiable. This position reports to the WEPAN Executive Director. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and list of references to Dr. Ershela Sims, WEPAN Executive Director (email@example.com).
Women in Engineering ProActive Network (WEPAN)
1818 N Street, NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036