Manager, Sponsored Programs

Coral Gables, Florida
May 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
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Department of Psychology, College of Arts & Sciences has a Manager, Sponsored Programs position open. This position manages the Department of Psychology Health Division’s financial activities. Duties include responsibility for all sponsored proposals and awards from development through implementation and reporting; preparation of budgets and initiation of expenditure transactions; oversight of expenditures to ensure compliance with the terms of the award and University and agency regulations, etc.

• Bachelor's degree required. Degree in business, finance and/or accounting preferred.
• Three to five years of experience working in a complex, professional research environment required. Previous grant and contract experience required.
• Experience in a university, medical or research setting desired.
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Professional, basic graphic software, and databases is required.
• Three to five years of progressive experience in pre- and post-award grant and contract management preferred.
• Must have strong analytical, oral and written communication skills.
• Must have the ability to work in a fast paced environment with strict deadlines and be able to manage multiple priorities. Apply online. Position #: P00002452.

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