Award Analyst I

Location
New York, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Jul 15, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Position Summary

This is a position in Sponsored Projects Services within the Office of the Vice President for Research which manages and supports the research infrastructure, provides stewardship of external funding and is dedicated to providing the best support possible for University researchers.

• The role of an Award Analyst is to manage post award activity, ensuring that all expenditures charged to sponsored project accounts, including grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements from Federal, State, Not for profit and Industry sponsors, are fully compliant with University, Research Foundation, and sponsor policies including project-specific requirements.
• The Award Analyst I works in an apprentice/ assistant mode with one or more Award Analyst colleague, to learn policies and procedures that control the management of expenditures, including review, approval and processing expenditures, as well as assisting with closeout of sponsored project accounts.

• The Award Analyst I will be trained with expectation that a portfolio will be assigned and to serve as the primary point of contact for post-award activities for those departments.

• As the point of contact, the Award Analyst I works collaboratively with faculty and staff providing information regarding policies and procedures and helps resolve basic/straightforward problems.

• Working remotely may be an option for this position.

About UB


The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree + 1-2 years of financial experience
Proficient in Microsoft Office tools
Preferred Qualifications

Experience in higher education setting

Attention to detail and ability to work with a high degree of accuracy.

Good math skills
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