Applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to be considered for this position
The Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences does not provide visa sponsorship for administrative and staff positions.
Many SEAS employees are eligible for Flexible Work Arrangements, which may be explored during the interview process.
Due to COVID-19 related restrictions, this position may start as a remote position. Please note that once regular operations resume on campus, this role will be based on campus in Cambridge, MA.
Commitment to Diversity SEAS is dedicated to building a diverse community of individuals who are committed to contributing to an inclusive environment. Some of our core values include respect for all, serving the greater good, and welcoming individuals from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.
About SEAS The Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences serves as the connector and integrator of Harvard's teaching and research efforts in engineering, applied sciences, and technology. Our core tenets are educating broad-minded students; interdisciplinary research; integration across disciplines; and balancing theory, experimentation and practice to create an unmatched environment for learning and exploration. Through collaboration with researchers from all parts of Harvard, other universities, and industry, we bring discovery and innovation directly to bear on improving human life and society. For more information about us, please visit www.seas.harvard.edu.
Salary Grade: 057
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, advanced Excel skills
Working knowledge of basic financial principles, budgeting, financial analysis
Working knowledge of OMB circulars, 2 CFR 200, FAR, and other federal sponsored research regulations
Working knowledge of federal and non-federal sponsors' policies and procedures (such as NSF, NASA, DARPA, or NIH), and current issues in sponsored research administration
Ability to learn new software and systems (including web-based tools)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to prioritize duties and meet multiple deadlines
Ability to work independently and as a team player with a diverse constituency
Ability to handle confidential information with discretion
Excellent customer service and problem solving skills
Ability to embrace change
Experience in an academic or related setting (such as hospital or non-profit)
Financial management experience
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: 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.
Internal Number: 53741BR
About Harvard University John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.