Job Description Title and Salary are dependent on candidate's qualifications:
* Senior Grant Administrator - 5 years professional level experience working with sponsored research proposals and budgets
* Grant Administrator: 1 year professional and/or clerical experience working with sponsored research proposals and budgets
The Arts and Science Service center is looking for a high energy Grant/Senior Grant Administrator who will work as part of a customer-focused dynamic team providing research support to our faculty members with external funding. The A&S service center supports over 90 Principal Investigators (PIs) across 16 departments totaling $18M in total research spending per year.
The Grant/Senior Grant Administrator will be responsible for providing a high level of post-award support to a diverse population of PIs as well as be able to provide pre-award support as needed. This position will be assigned a group of faculty members with very active research labs that include complicated proposals and post-award support requiring an in-depth understanding of the regulations governing their spending (A-21, A-110, sponsoring agency, award, etc.). This position will:
* Be responsible for the fiscal management of grants and contracts in accordance with government regulations A-21, A-110 and A-133, sponsor
and University policies and procedures Maintain data on applications and awards. * Work with departments in both consultative and supporting role to develop systems and procedures to meet current and projected needs * Serve as a primary liaison between faculty and their departments and the Office for Sponsored Programs * Develop strategies for outreach to faculty for education and strategic support * Work with faculty to develop proposals and manage the submission process as needed
This position will also be involved with multi-disciplinary teams to review research process, acting as a resource to other research staff, and joining the A&S research leadership in advocating for support for research in A&S.
Position Details: Department: 053011 - Arts & Sciences Service Center Position: 00010260 - Grant Administrator/Senior Grant Administrator-A&S Service Center Grade: 2ND
Sr. Grant Administrator
Requirements * Bachelor's degree is required. * Senior Grant Administrator - 5 years professional level experience working with sponsored research proposals and budgets * Grant Administrator: 1 year professional and/or administrative experience working with sponsored research proposals and budgets * Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced, team based, deadline oriented environment.
* Previous experience in a customer service environment essential is a plus * Academic experience * Experience using PeopleSoft financials or a comparable application * Master's degree for Senior Grant Administrator
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both tea...ching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.