| || 47388BR |
| || Research Finance Analyst |
| || 6206 Research Administrator III |
| || UCSF Parnassus |
| || Medicine/Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Sleep Medicine |
| || Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm |
| || Days |
| || 8 Hours |
| || JOB OVERVIEW
The Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy and Sleep Medicine Program has a long history of providing outstanding clinical care, performing innovative research and training academic scientists and physicians. We currently have active, well-funded clinical, translational and basic research programs in lung development, international lung health, pulmonary immunology, genetics of pulmonary and allergic diseases, lung transplantation, microbial pathogenesis, airway diseases, acute lung injury, pulmonary fibrosis, pulmonary malignancies and pulmonary health disparities. Our large, NIH training grant has been continuously funded since 1966. Our program has trained more than 120 Professors of Medicine, including 27 current and former division chiefs, 20 Department Chairs, 3 Deans and 1 University President. Nearly a quarter of all academic pulmonologists in the United States have trained at UCSF.
The Lung Biology Center (LBC) is a research division in the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco. Its mission is to study important questions about diseases of the lung and airways through cellular and molecular biology. The division has facilities and faculty at the Mission Bay Campus and the San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center campus.
The Research Financial Analyst (RFA) is responsible for providing analytical and financial support in contract and grant administration including post-award fund management and closeout activities for federal, state, local and private sponsors for both the Pulmonary and LBC Divisions. The RFA will perform activities associated with forecasting, planning and managing of research portfolios by performing the following: administering and monitoring contract and grant awards, including compliance with regulations, terms and conditions; financial management and reporting; and subcontract administration. The RFA serves as the faculty’s single point of contact for research financial issues and ensures that faculty are provided with high quality, efficient, responsive, and responsible post-award research administration services.
MEDICINE / PULMONARY, CRITICAL CARE, ALLERGY, AND SLEEP MEDICINE
The Department of Medicine (DOM), the largest department in the School of Medicine, has close to 600 full-time faculty leading top-notch research, clinical, and education programs. The Department has a decentralized organizational structure across four sites (Parnassus, ZSFG, VAMC and Mt. Zion) and 38 divisions. Authority and accountability for the Department rests with the Department Chair who heads the Parnassus and Mt. Zion sites, and also directs the Vice Chairs at the ZSFG and VAMC sites.
The Department has a dedicated team of Research Financial Analysts (RFAs). In conjunction with the services provided by the division administrators and their staff, the RFA is responsible for providing high-level financial analyses and management to a defined group of faculty for their portfolio of sponsored awards.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.
| || • Bachelor's degree in related area and / or equivalent experience / training
• Ability to manage significant volume of transactions
• Ability to perform complex financial analysis and customized reporting
• Demonstrated knowledge of generally accepted accounting, fiscal and reporting principles
• Demonstrated competence in the use of spreadsheet and database software in financial analysis, fiscal management and financial reports
• Independent judgment and strong organization and communication skills and customer service focus across broad and diverse subject areas
Note: Fingerprinting and background check required. Effective March 13, 2017, all final candidate(s) for employment are required to undergo a background check.
| || • Thorough understanding of research administration guidelines of Federal and non-Federal sponsors supporting research and educational activities, preferably in a university environment
• Thorough knowledge of applicable compliance requirements related to use of human or animal subjects in research, financial conflict of interest, biosafety, etc.
• Maintains current knowledge of compliance regulations in all areas of research administration
| || n/a |
| || Full Time |
| || 100% |
| || The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. |