The Editorial and Grant Services team in MSK's Department of Surgery works to increase research funding and academic productivity. We assist in the preparation of a wide range of documents including grants, manuscripts, and abstracts. Further, we project manage grant applications, ensuring adherence to guidelines as well as editorial quality.
We are seeking a Grant Coordinator/Editor to join the team.
Support end-to-end grant activity of established Principal Investigator (PI) by providing extensive support with grant preparation/coordination and editing
Find opportunities for peer-reviewed funding, locating suitable applicants, ensuring timely proposal submission as well as a timely and accurate follow-up
Edit, coordinate, and submit academic and research documents, including but not limited to manuscripts and correspondence
Coordinate, edit, and submit federal, foundation, and MSK (internal) grant applications and grant progress reports, as well as assist with the execution of industry contracts
Edit, format, and submit journal articles
Provide support for research conference planning
Work with faculty and others to identify funding sources, engage in brainstorming/proposal development activities, interpret and explain funding agency and institutional requirements
Coordinate final review and submission of all sponsored research materials
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
Adept at creating partnerships and working collaboratively to meet shared objectives and goals
Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions
A good decision-maker, able to deal constructively with problems that do not have clear solutions our outcomes
Willing to act and eager to accept new opportunities and tough challenges with high
energy, and passion
3-5 years of grant management experience (NIH and/or DoD grant experience) required
Strong project management experience and medical editing experience preferred
Please submit a cover letter with your resume for consideration.
Internal Number: 2020-44909
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.