Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.
ALLIANCE PROGRAM MANAGER , MIT Quest for Intelligence , to facilitate and manage engagement with current and prospective Quest research sponsors. Responsibilities include supporting all aspects of program management related to Quest members and other sponsors under the Quest umbrella; managing the membership process; developing productive relationships that support engagement with Quest member companies; representing Quest leadership at meetings; managing new member on-boarding process; developing meeting/workshop agendas; documenting and ensuring follow-through on action items; working with sponsors to define request for proposal solicitations to faculty; managing all aspects of the proposal solicitation, pre-award, and post-award processes; identifying grant opportunities and other potential funding resources; preparing proposal documents and coordinating research portfolio development; leading education and outreach efforts with faculty to ensure understanding of and compliance with export control regulations, invention disclosure process, and complex terms and conditions; managing preparation of responses/reports to sponsors; preparing documentation/reports/presentations/responses to questions in support of research member engagement; working with fiscal team to ensure sponsor requirements are met; and working on special projects/other duties as requested.
REQUIRED : bachelor's degree in related technical field or management; five years' experience in science and/or a technical industry; excellent analytical, organizational, supervisory, interpersonal, and written and verbal communication skills; experience developing and tracking large, complex projects; familiarity with project management concepts/processes; comfort working with personnel across multiple disciplines and levels; cultural sensitivity when dealing with international counterparts; good judgment and discretion with sensitive/confidential matters; and ability to work independently, manage multiple and sometimes changing/conflicting priorities, and meet deadlines. Familiarity with business law and experience identifying and understanding issues related to intellectual property desirable. MBA or JD preferred. Job #17333-8
Internal Number: 17333
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