Georgia Tech: Associate Director, Office of Sponsored Programs, Grants & Research Associate II

Georgia Tech’s Office of Sponsored Programs has exclusively retained the Vortechs Group in the search for its next Associate Director.


This management position requires someone with extensive business and leadership skills as well as the ability to plan, develop and implement the organization’s operational policies, strategic objectives and initiatives.


The Associate Director OSP – Grants Research Associate II, will provide leadership, strategic planning and organizational direction to the Office of Sponsored Program’s federally sponsored grants unit including oversight of pre- and non-financial post-award activities and negotiations for the teams assigned within the grants unit. This position oversees assigned contracting personnel within the grants unit.


The Associate Director must have a thorough understanding of and skill in:

  • Federally sponsored grant process and sub-award activities
  • Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPAs) and specialized agreements
  • Compliance requirements for certifications made with proposals submitted to the federal government
  • Management of staff and stakeholders
  • Customer service, communications, and negotiation

About the University

Georgia Tech is a public university, that has been ranked by U.S. News and World Report among the country’s very best, every year, for nearly two decades. Its collaborative atmosphere extends past campus into rich partnerships with business and government. Georgia Tech is focused on global preeminence, leadership, and service.


About the Location: Atlanta, Georgia

Located in cosmopolitan Atlanta, Georgia, working for Georgia Tech offers more than great employment opportunities. Sometimes referred to as the capital of the South, Atlanta exudes charm and hospitality. It boasts a trendy restaurant scene as well as opportunities to explore history at every turn. Atlanta’s diverse population enjoys the city’s mild climate and bustling economy. Atlanta is also home to the busiest airport in the country, which means more affordable and direct flights. Come see Atlanta. It makes an impression.


For more information about the position, read the Associate Director Job Specification.

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