The MDI Biological Laboratory seeks a highly organized individual to provide administrative and compliance support for its grant programs. As a member of the Finance Office team, the successful candidate will report to the Sponsored Programs Manager. The Grants Assistant will maintain faculty administrative data, assist with the preparation and submission of grant proposals, review and update budgets, and ensure adherence to grantor policies.
Required Qualifications include: 1+ years of experience in administrative or financial support of grants or programs, demonstrated organizational skills, strong math aptitude, effective writing skills, and attention to detail; proficiency with MS Word and Excel; ability to be flexible, work cooperatively, and develop new skills and expertise in a growing team environment.
Preferred Qualifications include: Bachelor’s degree; experience in a non-profit, educational, or research institution; budget management and/or accounting experience; familiarity with federal or state grants; and experience supporting science programs or faculty.
This is a full-time, hourly (non-exempt) position with excellent benefits.
The MDI Biological Laboratory is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.