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Open Positions

Senior Contract Specialist

We are currently seeking a Senior Contract Specialist to join our Business Operations team. This person will be responsible for participating in the preparation of various contracts, subcontracts, and requests for proposals of high complexity. Will participate in proposal cost strategy, coordinate special rate calculations, review and negotiate terms and conditions of various federal government and commercial contracts. Assures compliance with government regulations and company policies and procedures, as well as compliance with applicable laws and the specific requirements of each contract. Acts as liaison between research department personnel and other IITRI departments, including financial operations, purchasing, security, and human resources on contract related matters.

Must have 5+ years of experience in commercial and federal government contract administration. Bachelor’s degree in applicable discipline preferred. Strong Excel skills needed.
A security clearance of appropriate level may be required after employment.

We provide a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package that includes 100% tuition remission for Illinois Institute of Technology undergraduate and graduate level programs.

For immediate consideration, click here to apply for this position.

IITRI is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Inhalation Toxicology Division Manager

IIT Research Institute (IITRI), a Chicago-based biomedical research and development organization, is seeking an accomplished aerosol scientist or toxicologist to lead our Inhalation Toxicology Division.  Responsibilities include:

  • provide scientific and administrative leadership to inhalation toxicology programs and divisional operations
  • serve as Principal Investigator for government and industry programs in inhalation toxicology
  • collaborate with scientists within and outside of IITRI to perform interdisciplinary programs involving inhaled materials
  • mentor, develop, and motivate divisional staff to ensure effective project management and performance
  • develop and implement short-term and long-term plans for divisional growth and to meet budgetary goals
  • partner with the IITRI business development team to expand sponsorship of inhalation programs.

This position requires:

  • a Ph.D. with 10+ years of experience performing in vivo safety and efficacy assessments of drugs, biotechnology products, and other materials in a GLP environment
  • board certification in toxicology (D.A.B.T.) strongly preferred.
  • a proven track record of extramural (government or commercial) research funding.

Academic scientists with a history of NIH funding, and CRO or industrial scientists with a demonstrated record of productivity are especially encouraged to apply.

For immediate consideration, click here to apply for this position.

IITRI is an equal opportunity employer.