The GCA II provides excellent customer service to all partners, while performing research administration activities. This includes, but is not limited to, proposal submissions and budget development, monthly expense reconciliation, personnel effort review, and monitoring account balances. GCA II will be responsible for working with assigned departments to perform pre- and post-award research activities. The position works closely with Principal Investigators (PIs), with a focus on decision-making ability and analytical skills ensuring that PIs have accurate and timely information to support the outcomes of their research. This is a full-time position that will strive to meet the financial and administrative needs of Principal Investigators.
1.Bachelorâs degree in field related to finance or business and 3 years of experience in sponsored projects administration, negotiation, budgeting or related field. 2.Good oral and written communication skills and financial skills. 3.Good computer skills. 4.Experience working with research administration software applications in both pre- and post-award. 5.Working knowledge of the administrative components of a proposal including: understanding of standard proposal requirements, terms, and conditions; budget development and resource requirements; bio-sketches; facilities pages; and sub-awards. 6.Demonstrated knowledge of applicable federal, state and other sponsor regulations related to sponsored projects, including OMB Uniform Guidance. 7.Analytical and problem-solving skills, including experience researching and analyzing data to develop accurate reports, identify valid solutions, forecast consequences of proposed action and implement a course of action. 8.Ability to work independently in a team environment, take ownership of the resolution of problems, be flexible and accountable, manage conflicting responsibilities, prioritize tasks and consistently meet deadlines. 9.Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with faculty, administrative staff and students in a higher education environment.
Internal Number: PS2392FY20
About University of New Hampshire (UNH)
The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire's lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.