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Fin Pro 3-Grnt/Rsrch Fin

Company: University of Minnesota
Location: Saint Paul
Posted on: January 21, 2023

Job Description:

Apply for JobJob ID351711

LocationTwin Cities

Job FamilyFinance

Full/Part TimeFull-Time


Job Code8223GR

Employee ClassCivil Service

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This position provides reporting to senior management in both the department and corresponding divisions(s). The position is responsible for reporting, managing, and analyzing for several divisions in Pediatrics. This includes acting as the Pediatrics finance contact between the division and federal agencies and foundations. Varied situations require analysis using general precedents and procedures. The incumbent works independently and resolves most problems with little assistance from management.*We offer a flexible work arrangement that includes hybrid, remote work, and flex schedules*
Financial Analysis, oversight and management - 45%

  • Provide financial oversight, analysis and management of sponsored and non-sponsored data
  • Prepare financial reports and present data to faculty and/or management
  • Forecast budgets and expenses
  • Ensure compliance with University policies and procedures
  • Serve as effort coordinator within the department
  • Review and provide document approval within the departmentFinancial Reporting - 30%
    • Create consolidated financial statements
    • Report both standard and customized monthly, quarterly, and annual reports for management and principal investigators to meet goals and objectives
    • Provide information to help int he decision making processBudget proposal development and management of federal and other grans and contracts - 20%
      • Develop budgets and narratives for funding proposals
      • Assist inthe processing of documents to submit funding proposals
      • Monitor projects for adherences to sponsors' requirements
      • Work with funding agencies to resolve invoicing discrepenciesGift management and external sales - 5%
        • Monitor donations and other funds deposited to the University of Minnesota Foundation funds
        • Track and report donations from all donors


          All required qualifications must be documented on application materialsRequired Qualifications:
          • BA/BS with four years of professional work experience, or a combination of related education and experience to equal eight years.Preferred Qualifications:
            • Demonstrated experience in the following areas of finance:
              • Financial analysis
              • Creating and maintaining finance reports
              • Budgeting
              • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment
              • Exceptional organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple ongoing projects
              • Strong communication skills (written and verbal) with the ability to effectively communicate at all levels within an organization
              • Advanced Microsoft Office skills (Word and Excel)
              • Prior experience working directly with faculty in a university setting
              • Certified Approver responsibilities
              • Experience with federal granting agencies to include budgeting (pre and post award)


                Working at the UniversityAt the University of Minnesota, you'll find a flexible work environment and supportive colleagues who are interested in lifelong learning. We prioritize work-life balance, allowing you to invest in the future of your career and in your life outside of work.The University also offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
                • Competitive wages, paid holidays, and generous time off
                • Continuous learning opportunities through professional training and degree-seeking programs supported by the Regents Scholarship
                • Low-cost medical, dental, and pharmacy plans
                • Healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
                • University HSA contributions
                • Disability and employer-paid life insurance
                • Employee wellbeing program
                • Excellent retirement plans with employer contribution
                • Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) opportunity
                • Financial counseling services
                • Employee Assistance Program with eight sessions of counseling at no costPlease visit the Office of Human Resources website for more information regarding benefits.

                  How To Apply

                  Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will be given the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume.Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents in the "My Cover Letters and Attachments" section.To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).


                  The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds.The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn more about diversity at the U:

                  Employment Requirements

                  Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Our presumption is that prospective employees are eligible to work here. Criminal convictions do not automatically disqualify finalists from employment.

                  Please note: All employees at the University of Minnesota are required to comply with the University's Administrative Policy: COVID-19 Vaccination and Safety Protocol by either providing proof of being fully vaccinated on their first day of employment, or complete a request for an exemption for medical exemption or religious reasons. To learn more please visit:

                  About the U of M

                  The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC)The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.

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