Post Award Associate - Sponsored Agreements Management at Virginia Tech

The Sponsored Programs division in the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation at Virginia Tech has an opening for a Post Award Associate of Sponsored Agreements Management to serve as part of a team of research administrators. The Post Award Associate (Research Administrator) advises and assists faculty and staff in award administration and ensures compliance with university and sponsor policies, procedures, and requirements.

Responsibilities include portfolio management of awarded sponsored programs ensuring proper stewardship and use of received resources, and the timely closeout in accordance with the terms of the award. Partners with Principal Investigators, departmental contacts and funded sponsors in the effective administration of grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements. Works closely with the post award /assistant directors and team leaders in post award coordination and operations. This position will foster team work and collaboration, with demonstrated organizational skills and a high commitment to customer service by applying skills and experience to the review of research grants and agreements and ensuring compliance with federal, state, and university regulations and guidelines.

This position is eligible for remote or hybrid work arrangement to be confirmed upon hire.  Position comes with an array of competitive benefit offerings to include health, retirement, leave and more.

For more information about this position and how to apply, please visit and search for posting 524611.

Virginia Tech is an EEO/AA (including individuals with disabilities and veterans) employer.

Contact Information

Virginia Tech





Background Information

High School

  • College/University
  • Grants and Contracts


Target Job Information


  • Full Time