UTHealth's Sponsored Projects Adminstration (SPA) is looking for a dynamic Director of Post Award Finance to oversee the financial and account administration of over $250 million in annual grants and contracts awarded by federal, state, and local governments as well as foundation and industry sponsors. The Director will direct, plan and coordinate the activities of the Post Award Finance team of eleven (11) staff members and provide professional expertise in sponsored projects. The Director will assist in the development and administration of policies and procedures designed to comply with appropriate regulations relating to Post Award Admininstration and for the interpretation and application of such policies, procedures and regulations. As a "working Director" the role and activies include ensuring financiel compliance at all levels, overall workload mangement and processing of daily work as scheduled, maintaining a high level of customer service, leading audits from external agencies, account set up, maintenance, closeout and financial reporting.
As a member of the SPA and CFO leadership teams, the Director will participate in setting overall SPA stragegy and goals. The ideal candidate will possess proven leadership skills to effect change when needed and achieve efficiences while maintaining full complainces as they guide the post-award team through a demanding workload.
Email resume and cover letter directly to Shalan.E.Mitchell@uth.tmc.edu Talent Acquisition Sourcing Partner, Executive Recruitment. You may contact Ms. Mitchell directly via phone (713) 500-3251 or email with any questions.
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University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)
Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.
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Human Resources, Executive Recruitment
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