Senior Financial Administrator

Massachusetts, United States
22 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
22 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Job Number: 16628
  • Functional Area: Finance/Accounting
  • Department: Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
  • School Area: Engineering
  • Employment Type: Full-Time
  • Employment Category: Exempt
  • Visa Sponsorship Available: No

SENIOR FINANCIAL ADMINISTRATORElectrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), to serve as an integral member of EECS headquarters team. Will handle complex financial activity associated with EECS general and endowment funding.  Responsibilities will include working with other labs and centers to manage a complex financial portfolio; performing high-level financial work, including analyzing and strategically planning for general and discretionary funds, personnel allocations, student appointments, and other resource management issues; developing innovative solutions for enhanced performance of department operations; ensuring financial compliance with Institute policies/procedures and applicable agency rules and regulations; managing the EECS initiative program such as SuperUROP; and performing other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED:  at least seven years of financial management experience in an academic/research environment, preferably at MIT; strong computer, quantitative, and communication skills; service orientation; commitment to following through details on assignments; and receptivity to learning new business methods and computational skills. 

Salary range:  $90-100,000

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.