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Scientific Program Manager (Point of Care Technologies) - NIH - Bethesda, MD

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
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 the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking a Scientific Program Manager (Point of Care Technologies), with a background in bioengineering or biochemistry, to work at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.

This is a long-term contract position which offers:

+ Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package

+ Optional health, vision, and dental plans

+ Vacation leave as well as 10 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

+ Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives

TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:

+ Manage the assigned point-of-care technologies, digital health platforms, and biosensors portfolios under the Division of Health Informatics Technologies (DHIT) by helping grantees, advising senior staff, supporting program staff and preparing reports.

+ Provide advice and consultation on activities that support research in point-of-care technologies, digital health platforms, biosensors, and bioinformatics.

+ Identify emerging areas and unmet needs in point-of-care technologies, digital health plat-forms, and biosensors portfolios through program evaluations and expert input.

+ Provide program management support for the Data Science Initiative- Africa Open Data Science Platform and Coordinating Center.

+ Provide expert consultation on the development of funding initiatives and other products as needed by NIBIB.

+ Visit research sites and make recommendations for funding.

+ Provide knowledge, advice and consultation to DHIT staff, as well as NIBIB leadership and staff about policy, programs, communications and strategic alliance issues.

+ Work with the Division staff to evaluate the quality and type of research programs conducted under the purview of DHIT and recommend action to be taken to correct any deficiencies.

+ Prepare reports and document DHIT contributions towards point-of-care technologies, digital health platforms, and biosensors research.

+ Perform scientific and administrative reviews and analysis of applications/proposals from a programmatic viewpoint.

+ Consult and advise applicants/contractors during preparation of applications/proposals and provide guidance on program issues, in collaboration with other NIBIB Program staff.

+ Draft program policy and papers relevant to DHIT.

+ Attend and participate in scientific meetings, as allowed per the STOPS contract Travel SOP.

+ Conduct outreach activities via meetings, seminars, workshops and webinars.

+ Provide recommendations on issues and strategies to enhance successful completion of current grants; prepare conceptual plans and other written products.

REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:

+ Ph.D. in Bioengineering, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or Chemical Engineering.

+ Experience in science program management, policy and communication.

+ Minimum of one (1) year of related experience.

+ Background in bioengineering and biochemistry.

+ Expertise with Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).

+ Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.

+ Ability to communicate complex bioengineering and bioinformatics concepts in simple terms.

+ Ability to perform skilled data analysis and preparation of spreadsheets.


When you apply, please know a Kelly Government Solutions Recruiter will review your resume and will contact you directly, if your skills and experience match the requirements of this position; a full job description can be made available at that time.

Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. Even if you arent contacted for this position, you are still part of our talent network. All Kelly recruiters have access to your profile, which expands your opportunities even further.

As a specialty talent company, Kelly is committed to doing the right thing for our talent and clients. We stand up for equity, inclusion, fair treatment, and opportunity for all as these build the foundation of our Talent Promise. With a focus on safety, value, well-being, investment, and opportunity, Kellys Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover whats next.

It is obvious things are different than they were just a few months ago. Kelly is at the forefront of ensuring the safety of our employees in this new working environment. Be well and stay strong.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (
Posted: 2021-04-30 Expires: 2021-05-31

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