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Scientific Project Manager (CREx Program) - NIH Frederick, MD

Kelly Services
Frederick, MD 21705
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 CREx Project Manager with the National Institutes of Health in Frederick, MD.


This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive salary with comprehensive benefit package

- Opportunity to work at NIH, the world's foremost medical research center

- Learn more about what Kelly can do for you at www.kellygovernmentsolutions.com


TASKS. The contractor shall:


+ Independently provide support services to satisfy the overall operational objectives of the National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research to implement expansion and promote adoption of CREx (details available at https://ors.od.nih.gov/Pages/CREx-a-Discovery-Tool-for-ORS-Scientific-Resources.aspx) to participating ICs of the NIH Intramural IRP.

+ Implement plans to improve the CREx functionality by tying it to other NIH IT procurement systems (e.g., POTS and AMBIS) and providing general support for management of the NIH/Scientist.com contract.

+ Conduct monthly user group and Core/Facility Manager training sessions in coordination with I/C Points of Contact (POCs) and CREx site manager from Scientist.com to enable vendor to perform training.

+ Implement an automated online workflow to request and receive quarterly updates on latest capabilities of IRP Core/Facilities to populate.

+ Plan and implement roll-outs and trainings sessions to users or Core Managers from new I/Cs joining the platform, in coordination with the Site Manager and I/C POC.

+ Be responsible for shepherding requests for research services and resources submitted by scientists across the IRP, requiring a broad knowledge of advanced technologies offered through Cores/Facilities sup-porting research within NIH, as well as scientific services being offered by biotechnology vendors in the commercial sector.

+ Conduct project analysis and reports to upper management.

+ Develop monthly reports summarizing CREx usage statistics, Core Manager adoption, response time and other relevant platform adoption metrics for each I/C.

+ Draft semi-annual reports on IRP-wide adoption of the platform that will be presented to the Office of Intramural Research (OIR) or to their designated surrogate (e.g., the NIH Shared Resources Subcommittee (SRS) to the NIH Scientific Directors.

+ Participate in partnership development activities between CCR investigators and biotechnology companies developing cutting-edge technologies and scientific resources.

+ Conduct closeout reviews before the end of the contract performance period to gauge current adoption and identify areas for improvement.

+ Develop and track project budgets.

+ Research and stay current with project management best practices and new industry standards.

+ Coordinate and help develop marketing and communications strategies pertaining to CREx by engaging with communications and marketing specialists affiliated with Office of Intramural Research (OIR), IRP and OSTR.

+ Provide subject matter expertise and support to other project managers.

+ Coordinate quarterly meetings with I/C POC group to discuss adoption across the IRP, identify areas for improvement, and determine priorities for linking the platform to other IRP and I/C electronic systems.


REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:


+ Ph.D. in biology, chemistry, information sciences, or related discipline.

+ Minimum of six months related experience on project management or experience in supporting roll out of a major electronic database across a complex organization.

+ Minimum of six months program management and science administration experience.

+ Expertise in Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) and databases and data management tools.

+ Strong communication skills, both oral and written.

+ Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.


+ Ability to multi-task and pay close attention to detail.


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.


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.


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


**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. (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm)

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Posted: 2022-07-25 Expires: 2022-08-29

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