Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture - and benefits - that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future - then take a look at this opportunity.
FINANCIAL OFFICER , Abdul Latif Jameel Clinic for Machine Learning in Health (J-Clinic) (part-time, 25% time), to perform comprehensive financial management. Will serve as one of the primary information and operations resources for principal investigators (PIs) and management; perform financial administration for the program's various research and educational projects, including pre-award tasks as assigned; monitor the financial performance of active research projects and fellowships and provide regular updates to verify the proper distribution of resources and use of funds; provide financial analysis and oversight and prepare reports for Pls and senior administrators; monitor accounts to ensure compliance with MIT policies through the life of the program, including the close-out period; and perform other duties as assigned.
J-Clinic , a collaborative effort between MIT and Community Jameel, focuses on developing machine learning technologies to revolutionize the prevention, detection, and treatment of disease.
Job Requirements REQUIRED : bachelor's degree in a related field; at least five years' accounting/finance experience; knowledge of budget preparation and administration, financial recordkeeping, and reporting; strong computer skills, including proficiency with spreadsheets (Excel) and enterprise accounting and database tools required; experience with inventory and financial systems, online ticket systems, Microsoft Office, and Adobe Creative Suite; strong financial management/forecasting, organizational, analytical, and problem-solving, customer service, and oral and written communication skills; ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, follow-through and see projects/issues through to completion, and meet deadlines; attention to detail; receptivity to learning new business methods and computational skills; and ability to work independently and as part of a team in a challenging, fast-paced environment. PREFERRED : experience with SAP, BrioQuery, Kuali Coeus, and Cognos; financial administration experience in an academic research environment; and MIT experience. Job #18863-8
Schedule to be determined.
This is a 25% time (ten hours a week), non-benefits eligible position.
Internal Number: 18863
About Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
The mission of MIT is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century whether the focus is cancer, energy, economics or literature