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Massachusetts Institute of Technology Senior Financial Administrator in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Senior Financial Administrator

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Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

SENIOR FINANCIAL ADMINISTRATOR, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), to serve as an integral member of EECS headquarters. Will handle the complex financial activity associated with EECS general and endowment funding. Responsibilities will include working with other labs and centers to manage a complex financial portfolio; performing high-level financial work, including analyzing and strategically planning for general and discretionary funds, personnel allocations, student appointments, and other resource management issues; developing innovative solutions for enhanced performance of department operations; ensuring financial compliance with Institute policies/procedures and applicable agency rules and regulations; managing EECS initiative programs such as SuperUROP; and performing other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: a bachelor’s degree in a related field; at least seven years of financial management experience in an academic/research environment, preferably at MIT; strong computer, quantitative, and communication skills; service orientation; commitment to following through the details on assignments; and receptivity to learning new business methods and computational skills. Job #18724-105/19/20

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.

MIT considers equivalent combinations of experience and education for certain jobs. All candidates who believe they possess equivalent experience and education are encouraged to apply.