Temporary Administrator

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Work type: Administrative Faculty Temporary
Location: Golden
Categories: Research Administration/Grants/Proposals

Position Title: Temporary Administrator
Job Description: The position of Temporary Administrator will be responsible for various accounting related functions in the Office of Research Administration (ORA). This temporary member of the Post-Award Team serves as a resource to faculty and administrators in the financial administration of sponsored research awards.
  • Monitor, review, reconcile and approve subrecipient invoices, financial reports and cost share. Ensure subrecipients are complying with financial requirements of their agreement and the prime sponsor.
  • Manage invoicing, receivables, and accounting for all Mines’ consortia. This includes reconciling revenue, expenses and balance sheet activity, tracking outstanding invoices, monitoring collection activity and perform accounting functions such as deferred revenue calculations.
  • Assist Post Award/Finance Manager in monthly reconciling, tracking, monitoring and calculation of cost-sharing/matching funds reporting.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Baccalaureate degree in business, accounting, finance or the equivalent in experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Fluency in the Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel, and the ability to use and navigate complex databases and enterprise systems
  • Excellent customer service skills and success working effectively in a diverse community
Department Description: The Office of Research Administration's (ORA) mission is to provide administrative and business support to faculty engaged in the research enterprise. ORA assists with proposal preparation contract and grant negotiation and acceptance, expense monitoring, financial reporting, billing and accounts receivable and financial closeout of a research project. ORA also provides training to faculty and staff, initiates and implements policies and procedures, serves as a liaison with project sponsors and ensures compliance with federal, state and School rules, regulations and policies.
How to Apply: Applicants will be asked to complete an online application (personal information, demographic information, references, veterans status) and upload a resume and cover letter (required). References will not be contacted until later in the selection process and you will be informed before that contact is made.
Total Rewards: Starting salary will be determined by the qualifications of the selected applicant balanced with departmental budget availability, internal salary equity considerations, and available market information. Mines provides an attractive benefits package including fully paid health and dental insurance. Part of Mines' mission is to create a family-friendly environment supported through our dependent tuition benefits, parental leave benefits, and dependent care assistance plan, as well as in special events, camps, and programming. For more information visit: family.mines.edu
Background Investigation Required: Yes

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