The Project Assistant II provides administrative support to the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program (CDMRP) peer review contract, in which GDIT supports the scientific, technical, administrative, logistical, biomedical writing and editing, IT, and data management aspects of the scientific and technical merit review of research proposals received by the CDMRP. Research initiatives include a variety of nationally-focused programs such as breast, prostate, lung, and ovarian cancers; neurofibromatosis; tuberous sclerosis complex; autism spectrum disorders; epilepsy; multiple sclerosis; and Alzheimer's disease; as well as military-focused conditions related to the health and readiness of military personnel include Gulf War illness, clinical and rehabilitative medicine, and orthotics and prosthetics outcomes and orthopedic research, among others topics.
Strong Organizational skills
Ability to change gears quickly High volume workload adaptability MS office suite experience
HS or equivalent + 2 yrs related experience
Monitors project database for active programs to ensure that related data and other information are complete and accurate
Tracks tasks related to peer review including, but not limited to, consulting agreement distribution and receipt, travel arrangement completion, and meeting registration completion.
Interfaces with scientific staff, clients, government officials, and reviewers on a regular basis before, during, and after peer review meetings to answer question and provide assistance.
Assists with peer review-related activities such as application compliance review, deliverble creation and summary statement production.
Provides assistance in organizing, preparing, and disseminating materials before, during, and after meetings/conferences/site visits.
Participates as a member of the team in improving and executing repeatable, transferable, scalable, process-driven infrastructure.
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