Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.
Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.
Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.
Your role in our future.
Reporting to the Research Grants Manager, the Research Grants Officer Post-award (RGOP) provides high quality support with all aspects of post-award grant management, including assisting with the institute’s compliance with funding bodies’ and procedures, coordination of reporting, and compliance with ethics requirements and other milestones.
The Research Grants Officer Post-award is responsible for providing expert advice and guidance to researchers in the interpretation of funding guidelines, execution of funding agreements and research awards. In addition the RGOP is responsible for variations, compliance, and maintenance of research records and data. They will liaise with researchers, department staff, Peter Mac Operations, and University of Melbourne in coordinating acceptance of research funding and the timely submission of reports to funding bodies.
For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion. Applications must address Selection Criteria to be considered.
Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:
- Salary Packaging
- Employee Assistance Program
- Central City Location
- Training and Development Program
Essential: Industry experience in the scientific research field: A strong working knowledge of grant/fellowship administration processes in the Australian scientific research community, which includes Grant post-award administration of successful applications.
Essential: A high level of personal integrity/discretion with the ability to maintain confidentiality.
Essential: Outstanding interpersonal and organisational skills with proven capacity to excel in an independent, highly confidential, ever-changing work environment
Essential: Exceptional listening, verbal and written communication skills with strong editorial and documentation skills, especially in relation to technical documents
Essential: Experience in using word processing, spreadsheet, database and Internet applications and tools
Essential: The ability to work well both independently and within a small team; especially in a high traffic area open office plan.