Center Administrator, College of Arts & Sciences, Chemistry

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
10 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
07 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Oversee all aspects of the Center's administrative operations. Manage the Center's finances and budgets; assist with the preparation and submission of research proposals; act as HR officer for the Center; participate in strategic planning with the Director, Assistant Director and affiliated faculty; serve as the primary point of contact for other BU offices as well as external constituencies; and fulfill a wide variety of other administrative functions.

Required Skills

Bachelors degree required; Master's degree preferred. This position requires a solid foundation in sponsored research administration, specifically policies and procedures for proper management and compliance, as well as experience writing and compiling proposals to sponsoring agencies and foundations. Familiarity with NIH guidelines is particularly desired. The CA must also possess well-developed writing and presentation skills, as well as experience working with budgets and tracking finances. Competence in Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint) and WordPress, is also essential. Experience in social media is a plus.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location

BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

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