The Department of Physics is seeking an Assistant Grants Manager who will work under the supervision of the Grants Manager. The Assistant Grants Manager handles pre-award (proposal submission) and post-award management (monitoring and projecting expenditures) of sponsored research projects for approximately 9 PIs (as well as their groups which include researchers, technicians, post docs, graduate students and undergraduate students). This also includes monitoring the PI's startup and rebate programs. In addition, he/she handles many other tasks such as approving Concur travel and expense reports, processing and approving journals, approving non-PO payments, working with the graduate administrator to assign chartstrings for graduate students and other duties as assigned. The successful candidate will be someone who is very detailed oriented and who has excellent interpersonal and communication skills, oral as well as written. Someone who has the ability to work independently, possesses strong problem-solving skills, pays attention to detail and handles multiple tasks under pressure. We want a team player who has the ability to understand and support organizational goals and apply knowledge to achieve department goals.
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