The GTARC/GTRI Grants and Contracts provides cradle to grave contract administration for all Georgia Tech Applied Research Corporation (GTARC)/GTRI sponsored programs totaling approximately six hundred million dollars annually. The Manager for Department of Defense Contracts will lead a team of approximately six professionals responsible for major Department of Defense contracts. The Manager will establish priorities, set employee and/or team goals, assess employee and/or team performance and provide feedback. Additional responsibilities include assisting the Director with setting policy; strategic planning for the team and OSP; complex problem solving; and communication with faculty, staff and GTRI administration. Sponsored programs include grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements from federal government agencies, state and local government agencies, not-for-profits (including other universities), and industry (for federal flow-through grants and contracts). Role also includes oversight of negotiation and administration of teaming agreements, non-disclosure agreements, and other exchange agreements
Duties may include but are not limited to:
Lead team responsible for: timely analysis of solicitations, proposal review and submission, negotiation of terms and conditions, and post award administration including coordination with the GIT Research Administration departments responsible for research integrity assurance.
Set goals, determine priorities and provide feedback for assigned staff.
Maintain current working knowledge of related federal regulations and agency requirements.
Assist with formulation of GIT/OSP policy for administration of grants and contracts.
Assist with strategic planning for GTARC/GTRI Directorate.
Complex problem solving.
Create and improve processes for grants and contracts administration.
Advise faculty and staff on proposal submission process, post award administration, regulatory compliance requirements and Institute and federal agency policy.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: PVA 44225/44226
About Georgia Tech Applied Research Corporation
The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) is located in Atlanta, GA and is one of the nation’s top research universities with research expenditures exceeding $900M in FY18. Georgia Tech’s Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) provides progressive and responsive assistance in several areas of research administration, including specialized educational, informational, and technological support to research administrators and faculty. OSP provides research faculty with full-service “cradle to grave” support and administration for all research contracts and grants at Georgia Tech. OSP oversees submission of all government contract proposals and grant applications for sponsored research, other sponsored proposals, including issuing subawards for the Georgia Tech Research Corporation, Georgia Tech Applied Research Corporation and the Georgia Institute of Technology.