Med-Pediatrics Research Administration - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19005360)
The University of Pittsburgh, Pediatrics Department, is seeking a Post Award Research Specialist. The Post Award Research Specialist will be responsible for maintaining and monitoring all financial data related to research accounts in the Department of Pediatrics.
Specifically, the incumbent will be preparing and distributing computer generated monthly financial status reports that include reconciled actual expenditures and encumbered expenditures for each research grant; analyzing, presenting, and interpreting this material to the Principal Investigator, Administrative Manager, and Department Administrator; analyzing budget justification for accuracy and thoroughness; other post award activities as assigned.
This position requires a well-organized individual who can multi-task and who has excellent oral and written communication skills. The incumbent must have a Bachelor's degree in business, accounting, finance, or a related field. Equivalent relevant work experience may be substituted for degree requirement.
This position is located at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh in Lawrenceville. TB test and PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Record Check will be required as a condition of employment. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
Bachelor's degree in business, accounting, finance, or related field. Equivalent relevant work experience may be substituted for degree requirement.
Department Details: Equivalent relevant work experience may be substituted for degree requirement.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Financial.I
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: Less than 1 year experience
Work Schedule: Shift determined by manager.
Hiring Range: $23,868.00 - $37,752.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Documents: Resume
Optional Documents: Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19005360
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.