Grant Analyst III - CST

Job description

Reporting to the Assistant Director, Research Administration, the Grant Analyst III has decision-making and problem-solving responsibility for all grant-related activity for the assigned grant portfolio in the College of Science and Technology. Supports pre and post-award grant processes for the College of Science of Technology. Designs and implements a fiscal planning and grant management system to forecast, prepare and monitor the Center's grants and contracts. Assists in the grant application process. Maintains all grant financial records and related databases. Develops budgets for grant cost centers. Provides grant project management enforcing spending constraints. Manages all grant closing activities and responds to all financial audit inquired. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, budget development, proposal development, internal approvals, sub-award and consultant processing, set-up of funded awards, continuations grant set-up, post-award financial analysis and management, payroll distribution, effort reporting, and project closeout.  Performs other duties as assigned. 

Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree and at least two years of directly related business management; accounting and/or finance experience. Extensive computer and spreadsheet analysis experience. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Required Skills and Abilities:
*Excellent financial management and accounting skills. 
*Must possess a high degree of financial accountability for all grant accounts.
*Ability to interact well with all levels of administration. 
*Good written and oral communication skills.
*Demonstrated ability to organize, prioritize, and delegate work. 
*Ability to work in a team atmosphere. 
*Ability to work within the fiscal system at Temple University and make financial decisions. 

*Familiarity with federal grant regulations and cost principles.
*Familiarity with grant proposal submissions.

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Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.

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Primary Location: Pennsylvania-Philadelphia-Main Campus
Job: Staff
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular




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Posted: 6/10/2021
Application Due: 9/8/2021
Work Type: Full Time