The College of Engineering is seeking a motivated Grant Administrator to work in the Administrative Resource Center under the guidance of the Associate Director for Pre-Award Administration. The Grants Administrator is responsible for pre-award financial and administrative support in the College of Engineering (COE). She/he advises and assists faculty with research budget development and preparation of the administrative portions of proposals. Collaborates with NU-RES on submission of proposals. Working closely with an assigned portfolio of COE faculty, the Grants Administrator ensures that grant proposals are submitted in a timely manner and in compliance with announcement, agency, federal government, and Northeastern University policies and regulations. The Grants Administrator provides high quality customer service and ensures that proposal review and electronic records are completed in a timely manner and with finalized files attached to each proposal in the ePaws system.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in accounting or business administration with a minimum of 1-3 years of experience in grant administration in an academic environment. Must have a solid understanding of federal/university guidelines, policies and procedures. Demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects in a high volume, deadline-driven environment. Strong analytical and interpersonal skills needed. Knowledge of federal web-based grants management systems, enterprise financial systems, query tools or grants management tools a plus. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Works independently with minimal supervision; meets deadlines; enjoys working in a fast-paced and challenging environment, and interacts well with all levels of University staff and faculty. Preference will be given to candidates with a working knowledge of Northeastern's ePaws proposal submission system.
Requisition Number: STFR005261
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