The FAS and HSCRB are committed to cultivating not only the diversity of our faculty, staff, and students but also in developing an inclusive culture that is vibrant, engaging and encouraging of innovation as well as intellectual debate. We believe creating and maintaining an inclusive workplace allows employees from all backgrounds and walks of life to achieve their fullest potential. We also believe an inclusive culture is one that accepts, values and views as strength the difference we all bring to the workplace. We encourage our community members to participate in our FAS Diversity Dialogues.
Salary Grade: 057
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent; minimum of 5 years of sponsored research administration, including experience with full life cycle of grants (pre-and post-award), knowledge of reporting tools or statistical or analytic functions of software such as MS Excel, Hyperion, SAS; knowledge of Uniform Guidance and federal grant regulations, knowledge of other compliance issues related to sponsored research administration (for example, effort monitoring and reporting, disclosure rules). Effective communication; ability to interact diplomatically with multiple stakeholders; adaptability; ability to manage staff through motivation, positive interactions, clear communication and setting clear expectations; ability to understand multiple complex concepts related to other functional areas that influence sponsored research (such as human resources, finance, contract law, the regulatory environment, government relations, education); ability to treat sensitive data with confidentiality and care; ability to think creatively and problem-solve; ability to elicit cooperation from multiple offices and institutions and build bridges.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 54232BR
About Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences
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