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Scientific Program Manager - NIH - Bethesda, MD

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Job Title Scientific Program Manager - NIH - Bethesda, MD

Jobid US3172KS_BH1413700

Location: Bethesda, MD, 20814, USA

Description Scientific Program Manager – NIH – Bethesda, MD

Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with one of the most prestigious research organizations in the world. We are currently seeking a Scientific Program Manager to work onsite with the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.

This is a long-term contract position which offers:
- Competitive salary with comprehensive benefit package
- Tremendous growth opportunity
- Opportunity to work at NIH, the world's foremost medical research center
- Learn more about what Kelly can do for you at at

**TASKS.** The contractor shall:

+ Participate in the planning, implementation, coordination and evaluation of programs and initiatives in the assigned specialty area of research; review data and progress reports; implement corrective actions needed to achieve adequate research progress.
+ Carry out assigned portions of quality control programs using selected statistical methods for use in quality control analysis; identify inadequacies and inconsistencies in data; inform higher-level specialists of data issues.
+ Carry out assigned segments of more complex studies covering a wide range of topics and work with staff on the preparation of papers and reports for presentation to professional groups or for publication in professional journals.
+ Work with staff on drafting of technical reports, analyzing data from the studies, and publication of research findings.
+ Collaborate with the Project Scientist/Project Officer to support the management of research resources, technical administration and programmatic evaluation of funded grants and other activities; use electronic databases to conduct programmatic analyses; advise program staff on issues related to the program; attend scientific review meetings.
+ Plan technical and scientific workshops; prepare and distribute summaries/reports/minutes of meetings involving discussions of scientific issues or activities.
+ Conduct literature searches on relevant scientific areas; draft and circulate approval memos; track and incorporate suggested edits to initiatives; work with staff to meet timelines for publication in the NIH Guide to Grants and Contracts.
+ Coordinate the compilation and preparation of periodic reports; develop a system for tracking recurring requirements and progress toward fulfilling these; assist in preparing written reports pertaining to research progress and performance, or to operational, financial, or other issues; work with staff on preparing briefings, presentations and other reports in response to various requests.
+ Analyze and evaluate, on a quantitative and/or qualitative basis, the effectiveness of programs or operations in meeting established goals, measures and objectives.
+ Analyze and evaluate, on a quantitative or qualitative basis, the effectiveness of programs or grant operations in meeting established goals and objectives.
+ Review internal processes and procedures; make recommendations for improvements to promote efficiency and cost savings; evaluate, process and make recommendations for effective organizational changes.
+ Develop recommendations for improvements in program operations.
**REQUIREMENTS.** The contractor must have:

+ Ph.D. in Neuroscience; with additional experience in Drug Discovery, Pharmacology or Transgenic Mouse Models.
+ Minimum of two (2) years of related experience.
+ Expertise in Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).
+ Strong communications skills, both oral and written.
+ Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.

Note that the phone number for our NIH branch is not listed. Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. All qualified candidates will be contacted.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

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Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at

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