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Senior Contract & Grant Analyst



Full/Part Time
Full Time

Schedule
8AM - 5PM

Salary
$53,700 - $79,800

Position Information

The department of Physics & Astronomy is seeking a Senior Analyst to assist principal investigators (PIs) with pre- and post- award administration of contracts and grants. Under general direction from the Financial Operations Manager, the incumbent will provide leadership and high level technical support for the proposal submission process and post-award fund administration. Will be responsible for proposals and awards of a diverse scope where analysis of data requires thorough understanding of complex regulations. Works on proposals and awards that may involve multi-collaborative and multi-institutional stakeholders. The department of Physics & Astronomy supports 43 faculty and includes 203 non-senate academics, postdocs, graduate students, and administrative staff; $20.8 million dollars per year in expenditures and $8.2M in extramural funding administered over 148 discreet fund sources.



Minimum Requirements

Maintains current knowledge of compliance regulations in all areas of research administration.
Demonstrated competence in the use of spreadsheet and database software in financial analysis, fiscal management and financial reports.
Ability to perform complex financial analysis and customized reporting.
Ability to manage significant volume of transactions.
Thorough understanding of research administration guidelines of Federal and non-Federal sponsors supporting research and educational activities, preferably in a university environment.
Demonstrated knowledge of generally accepted accounting, fiscal and reporting principles.
Ability to maintain independent judgment; strong organization and communication skills; and a customer service focus across broad and diverse subject areas.
Thorough knowledge of applicable compliance requirements related to use of human or animal subjects in research, financial conflict of interest, biosafety, etc.
Demonstrated ability to work with a high level of accuracy in a fast-paced environment with multiple deadlines and to work independently as well as cooperatively in a team situation.
Demonstrated ability to interpret and effectively articulate complex policies and procedures, both orally and in writing.



Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated knowledge of effective grant funding processes, procedures and techniques.

Strong writing skills in a variety of styles to draft persuasive text for a variety of audience while ensuring adherence funding sponsor's guidelines,

Knowledge of UC policies and procedures and on-line campus financial systems.

Demonstrated knowledge of UCR's financial systems and research applications.

Extensive knowledge of UC Systemwide and campus Contracts and Grants policies and procedures.



Additional Information

In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities'air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

    • Washington Monthly (August 2016) ranked UC Riverside 12th in the nation in its annual University and College Survey.
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    • Education Trust placed UC Riverside 9th in the nation for closing the graduation gap between black and white students by 1.7 percentage points.

    • In QS World University Rankings 2016/2017, UC Riverside's Department of Philosophy is #1 in the world for the frequency with which published papers are cited by other philosophers.

    • U.S. News and World Report Survey (September 2016) ranked UC Riverside 118th overall; earns "Great Schools, Great Prices."

    • Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2016) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 to 200 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."

  • U.S. News and World Report's Best Graduate Schools (2016) including:

      • Graduate School of Education - 62nd among ranked schools

      • Bourns College of Engineering - 71st among ranked schools
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview




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