Grants & Contracts Specialist III (Pre & Post-Award)

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Grants & Contracts Specialist III (Pre & Post-Award)
Med-Neurology - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (23008660)
 

In addition, perform pre-post award accounting for clinical trials, this includes budget negotiations. Will work with Industry Sponsors, and Foundations. Will prepare and meet regularly with faculty/supervisor to go over financials. *Willing to discuss work from home options after training period.



Job Summary

Performs pre- and post-award accounting duties for complex grants and contracts. Prepares, negotiates, and monitors grants, contracts, and budgets. Maintains award-related schedules, prepares complex government applications and reports, and interprets policy and procedure. Monitors account activity, performs internal audits, resolves complex issues, and reviews routine financial documents. Develops and implements accounting techniques and procedures for operational improvements and assists with managing special projects and preparing operating budgets.


Essential Functions 

Perform pre-post award accounting for clinical trials, this includes budget negotiations. Will work with Industry Sponsors, and Foundations. Will prepare and meet regularly with faculty/supervisor to go over financials.


Physical Effort 

Mostly sedentary. Must be able to get around a university setting.

 

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Assignment Category Full-time regular
Job Classification Staff.Grants & Contracts Specialist III (Pre & Post-Award)
Job Family Research
Job Sub-Family Grants & Contracts
Campus Pittsburgh
Minimum Education Level Required Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience Required 2
Will this position accept substitution in lieu of education or experience?  Combination of education and relevant experience will be considered in lieu of education and/ or experience requirement.
Additional details about Required Licensure/Certification NA
Work Schedule Monday - Friday, 8:30-5:00
Work Arrangement On-Campus: Teams that work on campus, in an office, or in a lab.
Hiring Range TBD Based Upon Qualifications
Relocation Offered No
Visa Sponsorship Provided No
Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances Not Applicable
Required Documents Resume
Optional Documents Not Applicable

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