Assistant/Associate Director of Financial Management at Virginia Tech

The Office of Sponsored Programs at Virginia Tech is seeking either an Assistant or Associate Director of Financial Management to be part of the OSP Post Award Management leadership team. This position will lead all post award financial activities related to sponsored funded awards. The assistant/associate director of financial management will oversee a sizaeable post award team providing professional administrative management of complex billing and reporting activities on a diverse portfolio of sponsored grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements. The assistant/associate director of financial management will be responsible for managing the day-to-day activities and staff regarding financial compliance on sponsored awards and complying with all financial terms and conditions of the award to mitigate risk to the institution.

The assistant/associate director of financial management will be responsible for developing and reviewing SOPs, staying abreast of regulatory changes, establishing training requirements for direct reports and campus stakeholders, ensuring institution’s policy and procedures meet federal and state regulatory requirements, and participating in audit reviews. The assistant/associate director of financial management will provide leadership to their team of post award research administrators, foster team work, and talent development. In addition, will also be expected to foster collaboration and demonstrate high commitment to customer service by applying skills and experience to research administration and ensuring compliance with federal, state, other sponsor and university regulations and guidelines. This position reports to the senior director of post award and will serve as a backup to the Financial Management Team Lead of sponsor systems administrator.

For more information about this position and how to apply, please visit and search for posting 519288.

Virginia Tech is an equal opportunity / affirmation action institution.

Contact Information

Virginia Tech



800 Burruss Hall

Blacksburg, VA 24061


Background Information

High School

  • College/University
  • Grants and Contracts
  • Sponsored Projects/Programs


Target Job Information


  • Full Time