Grants & Contract Coordinator

    • Seattle, WA

External Description

The Center for Clinical and Translational Research is hiring a Grants & Contract Coordinator to join our Seattle Children's team. This permanent (not grant funded) position serves as a bridge between a portfolio of PIs across all divisions of Seattle Children’s Hospital and multiple administrative functions supporting the research enterprise.


Do you have experience managing the full life cycle of grants and contracts?

Do you seek opportunities to learn and build your research administration skill set?

Do you thrive in a fast paced, high volume environment?

Do you want to be a part of a high performing team dedicated to making a difference in the lives of patients and families?


If you are looking for that next challenge and have at least two years' experience managing federal and non-federal pre/post award processes, then this might be the positon for you.


What You Will Do:

· Support the research of assigned divisions by managing grant and contract proposal preparation, budget development, effort management, and reporting oversight.

· Promote stewardship of research awards by facilitating fiscal process review, monitoring expenditures, preparing invoices, and ensuring timely closeout.

· Establish and maintain data integrity across grant management tracking and financial systems.

· Engage in continuous improvement initiatives at the personal, team, Center, and Institute levels.


Seattle Children’s Employer Highlights

· We are one of the Top 5 Pediatric Research Centers in the Nation

· Challenging and Rewarding career aimed at supporting groundbreaking research

· High energy, high pace and exciting work environment

· Dedication to staff engagement and Lean principles

· Employee-centric: Recruit and retain the best talent

· Transportation Discounts: Company bike program, on-site zip cars, unlimited ORCA transit pass, daily commute bonus provided to staff who us alternate methods of travel to/from work, company vanpools. 

· Diversity/Inclusion: We strive to maintain an atmosphere that reflects our values of inclusion by providing effective and respectful care compatible with each patient and family's beliefs, values, and heritage. 


Required Education/Experience:
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Minimum of two (2) years college coursework in Business, Finance or Public Administration
- Minimum of two (2) years experience in grant and contract proposal preparation for federal and non-federal applications, and basic understanding of post award management and information collection management systems.

Required Credentials:
- N/A

- Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance or Public Administration, or related field
- Certified Research Administrator
- Familiarity with Seattle Children's and UW fiscal processes and systems.

Seattle Children’s is one of the top children’s hospitals and pediatric research institutes in the nation, delivering superior patient care while advancing new treatments.

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