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Financial Analyst

Job Title:
Financial Analyst
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Position Summary:
The Financial Analyst provides oversight, implementation & support for various financial projects, monthly rolling forecasts and is involved in creating the school’s annual facility vendor procurement plan. This role provides grant-implementation to the faculty and serves as a resource for faculty & other staff on international projects and grant administration, primarily post-award. This role works closely with the faculty to plan, implement & monitor International Projects. The ideal candidate should be comfortable working with the faculty as project managers and with presenting complex financial information to faculty and school management in a clear and concise way. This individual works directly with the Assistant Director for Budget & Financial Operations and is an integral part of the administrative team. The ideal candidate is someone who enjoys working with financial information in a variety of applications and is highly motivated, deals well with ambiguity, is a self-starter and works well independently and in a team and is comfortable developing a working relationship with individuals in supporting departments across the university.
Required Education:
Bachelor's degree

Preferred Education:
Master's degree

Required Experience:
Min 2 years of relevant experience in academic administration with experience in pre- or post-award grants management.

Preferred Experience:
Knowledge of grant budgeting, proposal creation and proven track record of grant or financial management in a university environment.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent analytic, problem-solving, and writing skills. Proficiency with spreadsheet and database software. Detail-oriented. Ability to multitask and work under multiple deadlines.

Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Proficiency with MS Office, especially Excel. Work in a Mac environment and familiarity with Cayuse helpful.
Additional Information:
EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity