SUBFUNCTION DEFINITION: Analyze all administrative aspects of grant and contract proposals to and awards from external sponsors to determine financial and operational impacts on Cincinnati Children's. To provide the Research Foundation and Divisions with analysis and recommendations to further the aims of the Medical Center
Scope: Divisional administrative coordination of pre-award sponsored research activities for 1-3
???Grant Submission Provide support in the preparation and submission of external and internal funded projects via EPAS or online grant application portal as specified by sponsor. Serve as a liaison between the PI and subcontract sites in matters related to requested documents. Provide guidance to PI in relation to required attachments or documentation required by the sponsor. Manage divisional spreadsheets and/or utilize ePAS Reports for tracking grant submissions, subcontracts, progress reports and grant closeouts. Assist faculty with special projects, reports, and correspondence as related to grant acquisition.
???Budget assistance Develop and prepare budget for external and internal funding applications and provide guidance to principal investigators in the preparation of grant budgets. Enter all grant and industry expenditures and receipts in excel budget database. Manage divisional budgets and ledgers, including tracking revenues and establishing accounts, monitoring expenditures, and reconciling departmental records against financial statements. Report the financial status of all account lines to the Business Manager/Director on a monthly basis and provide individual monthly status. Assist the Business Manager/Director in the preparation of the annual clinic and research budgets.
???Coordination Serve as liaison between the division and CHRF Sponsored Research Services Office in matters related to external funding accounts. Serve as a liaison between principal investigators and divisions with which they collaborate to coordinate and monitor disbursement and expenditures of external funds from grants based in the Division.
???Reporting Collect and compile data, statistics, and background material necessary for external/internal reports, proposals, and budgets. Notify administrative support staff and grant personnel of institutional and external changes in funding issues, purchasing activities, accounting, etc. Coordinate check requests, NSR's Storeroom requisitions, and any other CCHMC requisition for research personnel.
???Administrative support Place, answer, screen and direct telephone calls. Organize, maintain and assume custodial responsibility for files and record systems of the division, including grant binders. Receive, open, sort and distribute mail on a daily basis for research areas. Make travel arrangements for presentations.
??? High school diploma or equivalent ??? 3 - 5 years of work experience in a related job discipline ??? or equivalent combination of education and experience
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