Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey is seeking a motivated Budget Analyst II for the Department of Medicine – Division of Infectious Disease within the Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School. Under direction, the Budget Analyst II is responsible for assisting in coordinating assigned grant and fiscal activities within the Division of Infectious Diseases and Center for Emerging Pathogens.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Maintains financial records and monitors and facilitates financial transactions.
Ensures expenditures are in accordance with the allocation of funds and individual budgets.
Prepares or assists in preparing working budgets, grant proposals and contracts.
Analyzes fiscal data and prepares invoices and/or reports for grantors or industry sponsors.
Coordinates budgetary functions with Purchasing, Grants, Legal Management, Accounting, Human Resources and other departments as required.
Oversees payment of salaries and invoices by accounts payable, ensures that accounts have necessary funds, and tracks and follows up payment.
Aids in the preparation of grant proposals, including competitive and non-competitive renewals.
Assists in researching purchase information and submission of purchase requisitions. Ensures compliance with University and federal government project policies and procedures relative to financial transactions.
Submits comprehensive reports, conclusions and recommendations regarding financial matters. Generates expenditures projection and feasibility reports for decision making.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or a related field plus two (2) years of experience in maintenance and review of budgetary and fiscal records.
Applicants may substitute additional related professional financial experience for the degree on a year-for-year basis.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of spreadsheet applications and Microsoft office.
Research administration experience (CRA designation).
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Must be able to lift or exert force up to ten pounds.
Salary: Maximum authorized hiring amount $62,000
Posting Number: 19ST4996
Location: Newark (RBHS)
Internal Number: 107080
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.