Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.
GRANTS AND FINANCIAL COORDINATOR , Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL)-North America , to coordinate administration of sponsored research grant and gifts and related financial activities of J-PAL North America, a collaborative, mission-driven organization committed to providing employees with growth opportunities. Will support the full life-cycle of grant funding, including the preparation and submission of proposals, development and monitoring of multi-year budgets, creation and analysis of financial projections, grant administration, subaward management, preparation of reports, and award closeouts. Will work closely with the grants and financial officer, principal investigators, research and policy managers, and other staff to develop budgets for grant proposals and manage grant funds in accordance with MIT and donor regulations; coordinate the receipt of award documentation; maintain proposal and funding records and prepare reports and analyses; liaise with central MIT offices and external partners to establish awards, subawards, and purchase orders; and contribute to development of and reporting against the annual organizational operating budget.
REQUIRED : a bachelor's degree; at least two years of experience with grants management or financial administration; strong writing, project management, and problem solving skills; ability to communicate clearly; meticulous attention to detail and accuracy; financial skills related to the preparation of and reporting on complex budgets; good judgment; and technical proficiency with learning and using computer applications, including Excel, Salesforce, and financial planning systems such as SAP. Job #17325-6
Internal Number: 17325
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