Join the HJF Team!
HJF is seeking Senior Proposal Specialist - Surge Support to support the Business Development Department located at the HJF Home Office in Bethesda, Maryland. Under the direction of the Senior Proposal Manger, the incumbent works closely with other proposal and grants specialists and disseminates information about specific announcements and funding opportunities. The job reads and interprets funding opportunity requirements and ensures high quality, on time submissions of all proposals, negotiates terms and conditions of awards with sponsors and acts as a resource for proposal submissions (e.g., knowledge of electronic submissions systems).
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: SME with direct work experience in proposal development, research or financial management preferably in grants and cooperative agreements in a university, medical school or nonprofit institution. Strong financial and budget development experience needed. Subaward and clinical trial management experience highly desirable.
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree.
Minimum Experience/ Training Requirements: 2 – 4 years of relevant experience.
Employment with HJF is contingent upon successful completion of a background check, which may include, but is not limited to, contacting your professional references, verification of previous employment, addresses, education, and credentials, a criminal background check, drug screening, and a department of motor vehicle (DMV) check.
HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.