Open until filled, with review of applications to begin March 18, 2020
Full Time / Part Time
Full time, benefit eligible
$47,476 - $65,468/annually
This entry level position will be responsible for:
Assisting existing pre-award staff in recurring duties related to submitted proposals to external sponsors and administering sponsored agreements;
Entering proposal data into PeopleSoft and creating the Proposal Signature Routing Sheet;
Assisting with reporting data compilation related to proposal submissions for the campus;
Communicating award information to Principal Investigators and department chairs;
Scanning documents to be captured in Perceptive Content;
Supporting our continuing growth in proposal submissions needed to meet our strategic goals in research.
Nature of Work
Assists in the direction of the operational, personnel, fiscal and managerial activities of an assigned department or office.
Performs a variety of assignments and analyses that impact the Finance and Business function;
Understands key business drivers/objectives and uses this understanding to accomplish/complete own work;
Solves problems in straightforward situations;
Analyzes potential solutions using technical experience, judgments and precedence, providing input and recommendations;
Impacts the quality of own work and the work of others on the team, ensuring efficient workflows, productivity, compliance, etc.;
Explains complex information to others in a straightforward manner and in routine situations.
A Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 4 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary.
Experience working with PeopleSoft grant software preferred. Prior experience working in higher education.
The final candidate is required to provide copies of official transcript(s) for any college degree(s) listed in application materials submitted. Copies of transcript(s) should be provided prior to the start of employment. In addition, the final candidate may be required to verify other credentials listed in application materials.
Failure to provide official transcript(s) or other required verification may result in the withdrawal of the job offer.
All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.
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