Careers

EGC employees are passionate about Advancing Science through embodying our Core Principles of Excellence, Service, Collaboration, and Value. We support each other and work with our clients to create shared success that benefits all of society.   Headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, EGC offers a world-class working environment with outstanding benefits and a culture of collaboration that is critical to attracting and retaining exceptional talent.  Current open positions are listed below.

Scientific Consultant, Grant Writing Specialist

The Scientific Consultant, Grant Writing Specialist will provide strategic scientific consulting and grant writing support to assist EGC’s clients in their technology development. The successful candidate should have deep scientific expertise and be skilled in writing and submitting a broad range of research grants to support early-stage technology development.

Specific Job Duties:

  • Provide strategic guidance to assist scientists and entrepreneurs in understanding the non-dilutive funding landscape
  • Write competitive grant applications to be submitted to multiple federal agencies (DoD, NIH, NSF, etc)
  • Serve as a Project Manager and coordinate all aspects of the proposal preparation process, including research plan development, budget preparation, and submission
  • Coordinate with collaborators at universities, CROs, and other institutes
  • Collaborate with other Scientific Consultants and EGC team members to achieve our mission of Advancing Science

Job Requirements:

  • Ph.D. in a scientific field
  • Postdoctoral or other professional experience preferred
  • Outstanding writing skills
  • Outstanding project management skills
  • Ability to learn new scientific fields quickly
  • Ability to work independently in a dynamic, growing entrepreneurial environment
  • Passion for advancing innovative technologies from conception to commercialization
  • Experience writing strong scientific grant applications
  • Ability to work well independently and in teams
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills

To apply, please send cover letter, resume, and 1-page writing sample to careers@evagarland.com


Senior Accountant

The Senior Accountant will provide accounting and grants management services to a portfolio of companies who have engaged EGC for accounting and grant compliance services. The successful candidate will supervise a team of Staff Accountants and will report to the Director of Accounting & Compliance.

Specific Job Duties:

  • Serve as Client Lead for Accounting engagements
  • Provide full-service accounting support for small and medium-sized businesses
  • Oversee Staff Accountants’ Bookkeeping entries into Quickbooks
  • Set up depreciation schedules, accrued revenue, journal entries, and other schedules
  • Ensure client timesheets are entered properly into the accounting system
  • Sign off on monthly financial reports for clients
  • Support Clients’ government reporting needs
  • Lead setup packages for new clients to assist them with establishing a corporate infrastructure and protocols that are in compliance with federal granting agency regulations
  • Prepare invoices and drawdown funds from funding agencies
  • Write, update and review Policies & Procedures Manuals for Clients
  • Support clients in audits
  • Lead indirect rate negotiations and incurred cost submissions
  • Provide gap analyses to identify areas in which clients are non-compliant with general accounting and government granting agency regulations
  • Provide expertise in both GAAP accounting and grant accounting standards
  • Contribute to EGC’s accounting and compliance team success
  • Supervise Staff Accountants
  • Contribute to the development of internal policies to ensure the highest level of work quality and client service
  • Contribute to educational resources and professional development opportunities to facilitate continual professional growth
  • Provide the highest level of customer service and client satisfaction

Job Requirements:

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Minimum 4 years experience in accounting
  • Experience with government grant accounting
  • Demonstrated ability to form, lead and develop high-performing teams
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP, internal controls, and financial reporting
  • Familiarity with accounting needs for small businesses (LLCs, S Corps, C Corps)
  • Proficiency with Quickbooks desktop and online
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to thrive at a dynamic company: must be a quick learner and able to balance multiple tasks

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to careers@evagarland.com


Client Relations Associate

We are seeking a Client Relations Associate. This is a new position to support the expansion of the company’s Client Relations department. The successful candidate will assist EGC’s Client Relations team in all aspects of maintaining client relationships for EGC’s existing Scientific Consulting, Accounting, and Grants Management clients. The Candidate will train under experienced Client Relations professionals and will gain experience with Salesforce, client communication, client satisfaction surveys, public relations, and other client relations activities.

Specific Job Duties:

  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive understanding of EGC services.
  • Display a personal dedication to serving client needs and help to achieve the highest level of satisfaction with all clients.
  • Assist with collecting client feedback via surveys and other mechanisms.
  • Disseminate client feedback to appropriate EGC team members.
  • Monitor and recognize client successes as appropriate.
  • Lead calls with existing clients as needed.
  • Update client data in CRM as needed.
  • Prepare reports to assist with analysis of client feedback data.
  • Maintain internal database of client testimonials.
  • Work independently and handle multiple priorities.

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a customer service role for a life sciences company, CRO, or consulting firm
  • Experience with Salesforce or other CRM preferred
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience with a variety of technology platforms, including Google, Dropbox and SurveyMonkey preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in a scientific field or business

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to careers@evagarland.com