Job Title: Health Specialist - NIAID - MPJob Announcement Number: NIH-NIAID-MP-14-1183382
Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency: National Institutes of Health
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/ Per Year
Thursday, August 14, 2014 to
Friday, August 22, 2014
SERIES & GRADE:
Full Time -
Agency Employees Only
2 vacancies in the following location:
Montgomery County, MD View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
Current permanent Title 5 Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) employees, current enlisted PHS Commissioned Corps eligibles and individuals under CTAP only.
Q - Nonsensitive
The NIH is the premier biomedical research center for the world. Its 27 Institutes and Centers employ approximately 18,000 employees doing a vast array of jobs, all supporting efforts for a healthy nation. For information on the NIH mission, goals, and Institutes and Centers, visit NIH Overview.
You will serve as a Health Specialist in the Clinical Research Resources Branch and provide scientific, administrative and technical oversight for large HIV/AIDS clinical research support contracts(s).
- Time in grade met within 30 days of closing date.
- Position is subject to a background investigation.
DUTIES:Back to top
This position is located in the Clinical Research Resources Branch (CRRB), Office for Policy in the Clinical Research Operations Branch, Division of AIDS, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). The CRRB provides critical Division-wide HIV/AIDS clinical research support services through the development and administration of large-scale contracts. You will serve as a Contracting Officer's Representative for one or more of these contracts. As such, you will be the primary technical interface to contractors to ensure appropriate delivery of services according to contract requirements and interface with staff to review resources requirements for clinical trials, coordinate access to Divison-wide resources, avoid duplicative clinical trial support activities, and encourage a standardized approach to clinical trials support.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:Back to top
You must possess a degree in a major study in an academic field related to the health sciences or allied sciences appropriate to the work of the position.
In addition, you must demonstrate in your resume at least one (1) year of qualifying experience equivalent to at least the GS-13 level in the Federal Government obtained in either the private or public sector, performing the following tasks: developing and implementing changes to improve a biomedical research organization's research structure, organization, and staff; planning and conducting research related to infectious disease pathogens; coordinating the development and internal review of biomedical or behavorial infectious diseases research solicitations; administering a portfolio of investigator-initiated biomedical or behavorial infectious diseases research project grants, cooperative agreements and/or contracts; ensuring effective communication and information exchanges with staff at research institutions and/or clinical trial sites; writing and editing memoranda, correspondence, and other documents of a biomedical research nature; and managing, developing or assisting in the design of clinical trials management systems.
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This position has an education requirement. You are strongly encouraged to submit a copyof your transcripts (or a list of your courses including titles, credit hourscompleted and grades). Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in theapplication package. Official transcripts will be required from all selecteesprior to receiving an official offer. Click here for information on Foreign Education . If you are currently orwere previously in this occupation series you do not need to submittranscripts. Instead, submit an SF-50 showing the appointment in this occupational series.
Males born after December 31, 1959 must be registered with Selective Service.
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