The University of Iowa, Division of Sponsored Programs (DSP) seeks a highly motivated, organized and service-oriented professional to assume a key contract negotiator/administrator role. Responsibilities include reviewing, drafting, negotiating and administering research related agreements. The successful candidate will use independent judgment to determine and negotiate acceptable terms for a variety of contracts including funding agreements, data use agreements, confidentiality agreements, material transfer agreements, and outgoing sub-awards. The position will ensure compliance with state and federal regulations and University policies and procedures. Must demonstrate effective communication skills and develop good working relationships with external sponsors, principal investigators and other University departments. For more information about what’s happening in the Division of Sponsored Programs, visit: http://dsp.research.uiowa.edu/.
Candidates should have prior experience in contract negotiation and administration or a related field. Experience in a research environment or an advanced degree, including a JD or MBA, will be useful. The ideal candidate will exert independent judgment in decision-making and be accustomed to applying critical thinking skills.
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