We have an exciting opportunity for a Grants & Contracts Administrator at UL Research Institutes based in our Evanston, IL office.
The Grants and Contract Administrator manages grants and contracts for Underwriters Laboratories Research Institutes (ULRI). The Grants and Contract Administrator plays a leading role in the entire grants and contracts lifecycle, from proposal development, project submission to post-award management and project close-out, ensuring compliance with funding agencies' regulations, and facilitating effective communication between research teams, sponsors, and stakeholders.
As the Grants & Contracts Administrator you will play a key role in the rapid growth of UL as you:
Experience and Education Requirements
UL has COVID-19 protocols and policies in place to ensure the safety of our employees, customers and clients. Effective November 1, 2021, the company mandates that employees are vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment (except where prohibited by law), subject to reasonable accommodation as required by law.
About UL Research Institutes
UL Research Institutes is a nonprofit organizations dedicated to advancing safety science research through the discovery and application of scientific knowledge. We conduct rigorous independent research and analyze safety data, convene experts worldwide to address risks, share knowledge through safety education and public outreach initiatives, and develop standards to guide safe commercialization of evolving technologies. We foster communities of safety, from grassroots initiatives for neighborhoods to summits of world leaders. Our organization employs collaborative and scientific approaches with partners and stakeholders to drive innovation and progress toward improving safety, security, and sustainability, ultimately enhancing societal well-being.
Our wholly owned subsidiary, UL Solutions, advances our shared public safety mission. We fund our work through grants, the licensing of standards documents and the business activities of UL Solutions, which conducts testing, verification and certification, and provides training and advisory services, along with data-driven reporting and decision-making tools for customers around the world.
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