Senior Program Administrator Simons Foundation

Senior Program Administrator Simons Foundation

Position posted to HRA website on 10/15/2020


Dear HRA members,

The Simons Foundation is recruiting a Senior Program Administrator to provide administrative and managerial support for the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI). SFARI’s mission is to improve the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders by funding innovative research of the highest quality and relevance. With a budget of about $90 million a year, SFARI sponsors large grant making programs and targeted clinical trials. SFARI has created and supports numerous resources for autism scientists including large longitudinal cohort studies, phenotypic and genetic databases, a biospecimen repository and data analysis tools.

The Senior Program Administrator will partner with the SFARI Director, science team and program managers in organizing and executing their plans. Individuals with 5 to 10 years of experience in program and/or grant management including program development, budget and financial management, and strong collaboration and communication skills are encouraged to apply. Academic biomedical experience is especially desirable.

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Thank you.