Research Coordinator, Research Partnerships & Innovation – Term

Red River College - Winnipeg, MB (30+ days ago)

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offer competitive salaries, extensive benefits, and the
opportunity for personal and professional growth in a
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Research Coordinator (Term)
Research Partnerships & Innovation
Applicants are to clearly demonstrate how they satisfy the selection criteria in their written
submissions and must identify the competition number they are applying for in the subject line of
the email.

An eligibility list may be created for similar casual, part-time, full-time, and term positions

DUTIES
Reporting to the Research Program Manager, the Research Coordinator will support the applied research
portfolio currently managed by the Research Partnerships & Innovation office, including new and strategic
applied research initiatives at the College. The incumbent will mainly support grant proposal development
in collaboration with research professionals and research center leaders, coordinating the collection,
analysis, and reporting of research data and other key research metrics, and participating in the promotion
of the applied research activities and capabilities of the College.

The Research Coordinator will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following: review and edit grant
proposals; collaborate with research teams and industry partners to identify the right grant to pursue to
support applied research projects; support the collection of operational metrics; project management and
oversight of short-term applied research projects; support initiatives to engage students on applied
research activities; and assist in preparing project reports.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Undergraduate degree in engineering or diploma in technology management/engineering technology.
An equivalent combination of relevant education and experience maybe considered.
  • Experience in conducting applied research and familiarity with research management systems
  • Experience in writing proposal for securing grants from the public and private sectors
  • Demonstrated project management background
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional written communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a wide variety of constituents and organizations
  • Demonstrated skill in the use of data collection and reporting systems and processes
  • Knowledge of intellectual property
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects with limited supervision
  • Effective computer skills
  • Values Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Commitment to lifelong learning
ASSETS
  • Familiarity with Tri-Agency (NSERC, SSHRC and CIHR) programs
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
  • Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada
  • This position may be required to work evenings and/or weekends
  • This position may be required to work overtime
  • This position may be required to travel
COMPETITION NUMBER
2020-104

CLOSING DATE
August 19, 2020

SALARY
$52,465 - $71,851 per annum

POSITION LOCATION
Notre Dame Campus
(Winnipeg, MB)

POSITION TYPE
Full-Time, Term Position Available

Anticipated September 8, 2020 up to March
31, 2022

Possibility of an Extension to March 31, 2023

APPLY BY EMAIL TO
humanresources@rrc.ca