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Research Project Manager

The Department of Atmospheric Science at Colorado State University invites applicants for a Research Project Manager position. 

The Department of Atmospheric Science (ATS) is a highly ranked academic and research department in the College of Engineering at Colorado State University. ATS has 21 faculty, 60 research and research support staff, and 90 graduate students that comprise one of the most research-active units at the university. The department conducts more than $14 million in externally sponsored research each year and is nationally ranked near the top of its field. ATS seeks to fill a full-time Research Coordinator/Research Project Manager position to provide FINANCIAL management of departmental research portfolios funded by federal, state, private sector, nonprofit or international sponsors.

This position provides day-to-day FINANCIAL management of a complex portfolio of scientific research projects, working closely with department faculty and senior research scientists to coordinate multiple research projects and ensure successful on-time and on-budget project completion. Research Project Managers (RPMs) are an integral part of our research group teams. They actively participate in the financial management of the group and manage the project from cradle to grave beginning with the proposal process and ending with closeout.

This position also plays a leading role in the preparation and submission of scientific proposals to external sponsors, including federal, state and local government agencies, industry, and foundations. 

This position is based in Fort Collins, Colorado.

For complete position announcement details, qualification requirements and to apply electronically, please visit the online posting on the CSU jobs website.

To ensure full consideration, applications should be submitted by 11:59 p.m. MDT Sunday, Oct. 24.

Colorado State University is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.