Senior Research Administration Associate

Vacancy number: 
Human Genome Sequencing Center
Salary range: 
Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX

Job Purpose

Assists with oversight and provides support for the administrative and financial operations the Human Genome Sequencing Center, a world-class Research Center with an annual budget of >$40M per year. The primary focus of this position is to participate in the pre- and/or post-award grant management activities for the Center's research portfolio.

Job Duties

  • Assists with oversight and support for the Center's administrative and financial operations, particularly related to sponsored research.
  • Participates in annual budget process.
  • Participates in pre- and/or post-award grant management activities.
  • Compiles, reviews and reconciles grant/contract accounts.
  • May prepare/review financial entries and transactions such as journal entries or purchase orders.
  • Assists with contract and agreement negotiations and preparation.
  • Reviews, interprets and monitors contract requirements and restrictions.
  • Monitors compliance with federal regulations and standard operating procedures.
  • Ensures time and effort is entered each pay period.
  • Certifies data in BRAIN is accurate.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Required: Bachelor's degree.
  • Required: Four years of relevant experience.