Administrator - Yeshiva University in Bronx New York

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Yeshiva University

Bronx, New York 10461

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Position Title: Administrator

Location: Bronx, New York

The Administrator in the Department of Pediatrics provides assistance to the East Campus departmental administrator and faculty within the department who do not have independent administrative support. Frequent contacts with principal investigators, Departmental Administrator for Research, collaborators, internal departments -Grant Accounting, Finance, Office of Biotechnology, Animal Institute, CCI, Legal Affairs, Dean’s Office, departmental staff, NIH Grant Management Specialists, and staff from other Funding Agencies. Budgetary responsibility in excess of $10 million annually.


• Prepare and assist PI’s with grant submission
• Perform all aspects of personnel matters
• Prepare budgets, budget justifications, resources, biosketches, and any other documentation needed for submission
(e.g. consortium agreements, EH&S forms, etc.)
• Process Just in Time requests (including updating Other Support)
• Maintain biosketches
• Process subcontract and other contractual documents
• Oversee and authorize purchases, monitor expenses and ledgers and transfer expenses
• Process research agreements
• Generate reports for PI including the preparation of grant progress reports
• Work with Grant Accounting on grant closes
• Process No-Cost Extensions
• Process staff personnel changes (hire, termination, change of effort)
• Assist with the preparation of visa paperwork
• Indirect oversight of departmental staff
• Provide information to the Departmental Administrator for global departmental reports

Experience and Educational Background:

• Bachelor's Degree and 2-3 years of related experience is required
• NIH grant experience is essential

Skills and Competencies:

• Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
• Speaks clearly and expresses self well in one-on-one conversations and groups
• Develops effective written communications and uses them appropriately
• Interacts and proactively shares information with internal and external contacts where appropriate
• Develops effective relationships with peers, students and employees
• Assumes responsibility to ensure issues/concerns will be addressed and monitors them through conclusion
• Identifies, defines and analyzes information and situations before recommending a course of action
• Effectively manages own time and resources
• Seeks to apply technology and innovation to improve efficiency and solve problems

Keyword Phrases

  • Pediatrics
  • Administrator
  • NIH Grant experience
  • Grant Management
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: At least 2 years
Level of Job: Manager
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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