Financial Services Manager 1

Fairfax, VA, VA
Mar 05, 2019
Apr 05, 2019
Finance, Management
Full Time

Job Category : Classified Staff

Working hours :

Salary : Commensurate with education and experience.

Web Announcement :
Senior Contracts Administrator

The George Mason University, Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) seeks a dynamic individual to support the research efforts of Mason faculty as a Senior Contract Administrator. OSP supports external funding for research, scholarly and creative pursuits while ensuring the university’s financial, contractual and regulatory exposures are minimized. OSP provides guidance and support to the university’s community in its research efforts. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: The incumbent will draft, review and negotiate grant and contract terms and conditions to ensure they are in compliance with university, state and federal requirements; will have a good working knowledge of the FAR and DFARS clauses, as well as export control laws, unclassified controlled information regulations, NIST security requirements and other areas involving data protection and security. The incumbent will coordinate with researchers, foreign and domestic sponsors and internal Mason units to ensure all required safeguards are put into place to ensure compliance with these federal requirements prior to acceptance of the award.

Qualifications: The applicant must have a demonstrated knowledge of federal, state and university rules and regulations related to grants and contracts. State, federal or university contract experience is highly preferred. In addition, the individual must have highly developed time-management, problem-resolution, and organizational skills. The individual should be able to foster an environment that supports teamwork, collaboration, and high-quality customer service. The applicant must further possess outstanding oral and written communication skills and strong attention to detail.

Must be a citizen of the United States, a person who is a lawful permanent resident of the United States (a Green Card holder), a person who is a protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or a person who is otherwise able to become generally eligible to receive unclassified technical data pursuant to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations.

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

MasonAd : Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report Up and Coming spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Masons diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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