A prestigious University located in Boston, MA, is looking to hire a Grants Manager within their Science Department. Ideal candidate is someone who is independent, has excellent interpersonal skills and attention to detail, and with Finance and Accounting background.
This is a temporary position with the possibility to turn permanent for the right candidate. If you have the necessary skills and experience, reply with your resume and we'll get in touch. Position starts ASAP!
Provides timely, accurate, and compliant pre- and post-award support for Principal Investigators (PIs) within the department
Proposal development, data collection, compilation, and proofing for submission of proposals for new research opportunities.
Coordinate budget preparation and the submission of proposals to Administration & Finance or other university offices within tight time frames.
Develops the administrative budget portion of all outgoing proposals, coordinating approval on all cost share commitments by the Associate Deans of the department.
Assists PIs by creating and maintaining financial reports on active grants; identifies expiring grants and works with appropriate parties to determine eligibility for no cost extension and processes associated action.
Other tasks include financial analysis, forecasting, and other relevant information for the PIs; analyzing and tracking cost sharing and encumbrances; and ensuring the timely close out of grants.
1-3 years of Grants experience
Proficiency in MS Office, especially Excel
Strong Financial and Accounting experience
Proficient writing skills and knowledge of fundraising methods.
Must Exhibit deadline-driven behaviors, and be team players with outstanding multitasking abilities.