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Grant & Contract Officer
Post Date: 06/11/2021
Close Date: 09/30/2021
PO Box 6150, Dept 3140

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$30,000 - $49,999


Job Description:
Position Description & Details: 
The Grant & Contract Officer position provides fund accounting set up of new sponsored awards, financial reporting and billing to sponsors, budget review and assistance to faculty and departmental personnel.  The position also audits expenditures for Grant & Contract awards and administrative support.

Responsible for financial administration of University sponsored agreements received from federal and non-federal sources.  Audit grant expenditures.  Manage restricted gift funds. Provide administrative support.

Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00 - 5:00 (Academic Year); 7:30 - 4:00 (Summer)

Advertised Salary: $57,000+/year

Applicant Materials Required: 
NDSU job application, cover letter, resume and names and contact information of 3 professional references

NDSU offers a comprehensive benefits package with includes single or family health insurance coverage with premiums paid for by the university – with an effective date for new employees the first of the month following date of hire. Other benefits include, wellness benefits, basic life insurance, retirement plan, tuition waiver, annual leave, EAP, sick leave and holiday pay. Optional benefits include supplemental life, dental, vision, long-term care insurance, flexible spending account, and supplemental retirement plans.

Minimum Qualifications: 
*Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business or related field (or equivalent)
*3 years related experience
*Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
*Strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications: 
*Experience with University accounting systems
*Knowledge of grants & contracts administration
*Knowledge of PeopleSoft Finance system

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