The University of Notre Dame (ND.jobs) is accepting applications for a Research Project Manager.
Applications will be accepted until 9/30/2019.
Notre Dame researchers do amazing things! Their highest aim is to do good in the world to heal, unify and enlighten. Does supporting world change give you meaning? Can you help our researchers achieve their ambitions? Do you get energy from meeting customer needs? If yes, we want you to join us. University of Notre Dame researchers received $180.6 million in research funding for fiscal year 2019 $100 million more than 10 years ago and a more than 27 percent increase from last year. Our research occurs in more than 20 core facilities and across areas that include cancer, environmental change, global health, and more. Notre Dame researchers innovate in the field, on the bench, or at the policy table. This is where you make a difference! The recently created Research Project Manager (RPM) role is a Notre Dame Research (NDR) central service of strategic support and execution for researchers on their accelerating growth trajectory. The RPM position is perfect for you if the world of research naturally engages you and you're unrivaled at strategically executing multiple, complex projects, and enthusiastically navigating diverse relationships. We're recruiting an exceptional professional problem solver for this key role in changing the world. As a skilled project manager, the RPM manages a portfolio of University on-going research programs (program management) or short-lived, one-off projects (special projects). The collaborative, solutions-oriented RPM competently delivers in each of these areas. Business Development: Launches NDR project management services across research community. Relationship Management: Engages research community with integrity, tact and judgment. Project Management: Structures and drives work with project management methods and tools that get results. Customer Service: Welcomes and responsively addresses requests, both directly and through referrals to other resources. We want you, a talented Research Project Management professional, on our team. With Notre Dame's unique mission, growing research program, and commitment to our research professionals, we believe this is the best place for you to choose to share your talents. A strong connection to the work, and the ability to work independently and within a team, is critical for success as a RPM. NDR supports your building professional capabilities through internal and external training, as well as participation in professional organizations. For the eighth consecutive year, Notre Dame is a top higher education workplace in the Chronicle of Higher Education's Great Colleges to Work For and we are proud of it!
Minimum Qualifications: Four years of multidisciplinary project management. Bachelors degree. Excellent communication skills; including with diverse audiences. Excellent at organization, time management, and prioritization. Coursework and certification in project management or related discipline.
ABOUT NOTRE DAME: The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind. For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Notre Dame has received Honor Roll distinctions as one of the top 10 higher education workplaces in the country in the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual 'Great Colleges to Work For' survey...and we are proud of it!
This appointment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Applicants will be asked to identify all felony convictions and/or pending felony charges. Felony convictions do not automatically bar an individual from employment. Each case will be examined separately to determine the appropriateness of employment in the particular position. Failure to be forthcoming or dishonesty with respect to felony disclosures can result in the disqualification of a candidate. The full procedure can be viewed at https://facultyhandbook.nd.edu/?id=link-73597.Equal Opportunity Employment StatementThe University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply online at http://ND.jobs to Job # S19736. For additional information about working at the University of Notre Dame and various benefits available to employees, please visit http://hr.nd.edu/why-nd. The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and significant others with their job search.
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