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Research Administrator Job

Job Number: RIH15895

Job Title: Research Administrator

Department: 1 Pedi Snyder HCC - 7511002

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Thorough knowledge of microcomputers, peripheral equipment and networks. Thorough knowledge of software such as, PC hardware systems and relevant software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Windows. Training on our specific Access program will be provided.

Bachelor's Degree Required

Under the general direction of the Director, is responsible for the direction of the administration fiscal aspects of sponsored projects (includes grants, contracts, and clinical trails) from initial applications through project termination. This involves the coordination of all interrelated areas including sponsor, instructional and departmental policies and procedures.
The goal is to enhance the environment for, clinical research, clinical service and training without compromising the position of the institution. May have multi campus responsibilities. There may be some local travel. Performs independently with the departments policies and practices. Refers specific complex problems to the supervisor when clarification of the departmental policies and procedures re required. Excellent verbal and written skills are essential. The ability to interact with persons from diverse backgrounds such as M.D.'s, scientists, attorneys, sponsors and governmental officials is essential.