Contract and Grant Analyst 2

University of California Riverside
Rancho California, California
Jun 10, 2021
Jun 14, 2021
Full Time
Organization Type
Contract and Grant Analyst 2 Job Number Full/Part Time Schedule Salary 23178162 Full Time 8AM - 5PM $50,000 - $98,600 Position Information Under the general direction of the Financial & Administrative Officer for the Departments of Sociology and Anthropology, administer and coordinate complex fiscal budgeting and administration enabling the departments to maintain fiscal integrity and internal controls. Perform high-level budget/resource analyses and prepare monthly financial reports for principal investigators (PI) and administration, utilizing robust analytical tools. Specific areas of responsibility include, but are not limited to: pre- and post-award grant administration. Maintain strong internal controls. Respond to changing needs for financial reports and ad hoc information for Principal Investigators, Chairperson, and administration. Prepare agency-specific multi-year budgets and coordinate submission of contract and grant proposals for multiple agencies. Additionally provides policy interpretation, critical analysis, and administrative support for all aspects of temporary academic personnel administration. Education Education Requirements Degree Requirement Graduation from college with a major in accounting, business administration, economics, statistics, educational administration, political science, or an allied field, and two years of experience in administrative analysis or operations research; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Preferred
Conditions Condition Requirement Graduation from college with a major in related field, and two years of experience in administrative analysis or operations research; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Required Experience Experience Requirement 2 - 4 years of related experience. Required
Special Conditions Special Condition Requirement Overtime Required
Minimum Requirements Ability to maintain independent judgment; strong organization; communication skills; and a customer service focus.
knowledge of grant funding processes, procedures and techniques.
Ability to perform moderately complex financial analysis and customized reporting.
Ability to manage a high volume of transactions.
Maintains current knowledge of compliance regulations in all areas of research administration.
Knowledge of applicable federal, state, local, sponsor and institutional regulations, policies, and guidelines.
Knowledge of applicable compliance requirements related to use of human or animal subjects in research, financial conflict of interest, biosafety, etc.
Writing skils to draft persuasive text for variety of audiences.
Demonstrated competence in the use of spreadsheet and database software in financial analysis, fiscal management and financial reports.
Demonstrated knowledge of generally accepted accounting, fiscal and reporting principles.
Preferred Qualifications Additional Information In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

* UC Riverside is proud to be ranked No. 12 among all U.S. universities, according to Money Magazine's 2020 rankings, and among the top 1 percent of universities worldwide, according to the 2019-20 Center for World University rankings.

* UC Riverside is the top university in the United States for social mobility. - U.S. News 2020

* UCR is a member of the University Innovation Alliance, the leading national coalition of public research universities committed to improving student success for low-income, first-generation, and students of color.

* Among top-tier universities, UC Riverside ranks No. 2 in financial aid. - Business Insider 2019

* Ranked No. 2 in the world for research, UCR's Department of Entomology maintains one of the largest collections of insect specimens the nation. - Center for World University Rankings

* UCR's distinguished faculty boasts 2 Nobel Laureates, and 13 members of the National Academies of Science and Medicine.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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