The American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), a medical specialty society of over 14,500 members located in Bethesda, Maryland, seeks a Project Manager for the ACG Institute for Clinical Research and Education. The Project Manager will report to the Director of Research and Institute Programs, and will provide support for a range of short- and long-term projects including research awards and the Visiting Professorships program. The ideal candidate will have experience with grant administration, grant writing, and project management.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Oversee research grant activities throughout the entire grant cycle
Coordination of Visiting Professorship Program
Manage quarterly webinars
Contributor to the ACG Institute Annual Report and ACG Magazine — writing, researching, proofing, and editing articles and other copy
Responsible for keeping the Institute section of the ACG website up-to-date
Other project management as needed
Bachelor’s degree is required
5+ years of progressive experience in a non-profit, association or foundation environment, including project management, grants and contracts experience or equivalent combination
Exceptional project management and analytical skills
Demonstrated strong organizational skills, including workflow management, coordinating a variety of tasks simultaneously and attention to detail
Superior critical thinking skills and judgment, with an ability to maintain a professional, upbeat attitude
Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and work with multiple deadlines
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required
Proficiency in MS Office programs, Adobe Suite, and grant reporting or application sites
Ability to travel, as necessary
Competitive salary, benefits package including health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, and retirement plan.
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About American College of Gastroenterology
Founded in 1932, the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) is an organization with an international membership of over 14,500 individuals from 86 countries. Our vision is to be the pre-eminent professional organization that champions the evolving needs of clinicians in the delivery of high quality, evidence-based, and compassionate health care to gastroenterology patients. The mission of the College is to advance world-class care for patients with gastrointestinal disorders through excellence, innovation and advocacy in the areas of scientific investigation, education, prevention and treatment.