Boston, Massachusetts

Sr Grants Administrator About Northeastern: Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus. Our locationsin Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahantare nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research. Northeastern's comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs in a variety of on-campus and online formatslead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers. About the Opportunity: The Administrative Resource Center at the College of Engineering is seeking a Senior Grants Administrator to work with the Pre-Award Administration team. Responsibilities: Reporting to the Associate Director for Pre-Award Administration at the College of Engineering's Administrative Resource Center (ARC), the Senior Grant Administrator provides Pre-Award support to a designated portfolio of faculty with a complex, and diversified portfolio of research activities. Working closely with faculty, the Sr. Grants Administrator ensures research proposals submission in a timely manner and in compliance with announcement, agency, federal government, and Northeastern University policies and regulations. The Sr. Grants Administrator provides high quality customer service and ensures quality of support to fulfill proposal requirements for all institutions involved ensuring timely internal routing and approval of proposal packages. The Sr. Grans Administrator works closely with the post-award team, faculty, and the Northeastern Research Enterprise to ensure a seamless, timely and successful lifecycle of the research administration process. Acting with minimum supervision, the Sr. Grants Administrator is an independent problem solver, who takes initiative to resolve questions and move processes forward. The Sr. Grants Administrator will support ARC efforts to provide high standards of customer service and will take the lead in tasks aimed at ensuring completion of proposal records in a timely manner and with complete, finalized files attached to each proposal in the ePaws system. The Sr. Grants Administrator participates in outreach activities to educate faculty and administrators to improve the success rate of COE proposals. This position will establish and implement submission procedures relating to grant and proposal development. This position will also participate in development and implementation of training and education programs that promote a clearer understanding of the grants management process. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in accounting or business administration with 3-5 years of experience in grant administration in an academic environment. Comprehensive knowledge of federal regulations and experience in managing compliance and interpreting and applying university and sponsor policies and procedures. Experience with ePaws, electronic grants administration and submission systems such as grans.gov, ASSIST, eRA commons, FastLane - Research.gov, and similar systems. Knowledge of federal/university guidelines, policies and procedures. Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects in a high volume, deadline driven environment. Strong analytical, computer and interpersonal skills. Preferred Qualifications: Salary Grade: 11 Additional Information: Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and support of diversity and inclusion, please see www.northeastern.edu/diversity . To apply, visit https://careers.pageuppeople.com/879/cw/en-us/job/507731 Copyright 2021 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved. Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency jeid-72295edab4459b4083bc4d688c94dc2c

Boston, Massachusetts

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