The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech or Institute) Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) is responsible for cradle to grave contract administration for all grants and contracts for both the Georgia Tech Resident Instruction units (RI) and the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI). Total annual research awards equal approximately one billion dollars. The Contracting Officer will have expert knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and its supplements, including the Department of Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS), be able to work independently, and make sound business decisions for the Institute. The Contracting Professional will have primary responsibility for submitting proposals, and reviewing and negotiating complex Federal, Defense Industry, and Not-for-Profit contracts. The Contracting Professional may also negotiate Teaming Agreements, Associate Contractor Agreements, Other Transaction Agreements, and Non-Disclosure Agreements facilitating sponsored research. Complex problem solving skills and effective communication skills are required.
Other Required Qualifications Application of required skills within the Federal Government, a federal government contractor or educational organization is preferred. Ability to build collegial relationships with colleagues, customers and sponsors. Ability to work well under pressure, handle multiple priorities, and meet deadlines
Possess a National Security Clearance or have the ability to obtain a national security clearance U.S Citizen or Permanent Resident Card Required Experience 3-5 years of experience
Telecommuting is allowed. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 224849
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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 $1B in FY20. 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.