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Manager, Research Funds Accounting and Administration

Our client is a leading higher education institute.

Job No: 1923      |       Advertised on: 2019-04-30      |       CIC: Jaclyn Tan      |       Reg. No: R1104237
Job Location(s): West (eg: Queenstown, Jurong, Clementi, Tuas)

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  JOB DESCRIPTION Our client is actively searching for a Manager, Research Funds Accounting & Administration to join their team!
If you are a dynamic individual seeking a new career opportunity, read further!

 Job Purpose
  • To oversee the administration and accounting of research funds, and provide support and advice to faculties/schools, PIs, Research Centres of Excellence (RCEs), and Research Institutes & Centres (RICs) on finance matters and policies and procedures.
  • To provide support to ensure compliance with terms and conditions of grants awarded by funding agencies/grantors. 
The responsibilities of this role are:     
  • Act as the key finance officer for matters relating to research grants and expenditure.
  • Understand the terms and conditions of grants awarded and ensure proper creation and maintenance of accounts.
  •  Ensure timely submission of fund requisitions and grant disbursements
  • Monitor research project accounts to ensure timely closure and refunds to grantors upon project completion
  • Liaise with auditors for timely certification of fund requisitions.
  • Conduct timely reviews to ensure follow up of work items, including long outstanding grant receivables, dormant accounts, balance sheet accounts and project accounts, etc.
  • Work with officers within the Finance division as well as other departments in the implementation and compliance of policies and procedures.
  • Participate in ad hoc projects as may be assigned from time to time.

The ideal candidate will need to have the following qualities and experience:
  • Possess a degree, preferably in Accountancy, Business Administration or equivalent awarded by a recognised University.
  • Working experience of 2 – 4 years.
  • Good knowledge of SAP financial, project and fund management systems preferred but not necessary.
  • Have good analytical, writing, and communication skills.
  • Be meticulous and resourceful with a positive work attitude.
  • Able to work independently as well as in a team.
  • Mature and possess good interpersonal skills

An exciting career awaits the right candidate! Click "Quick Apply" to register your interest now.

All applicants' CV will be treated with the strictest confidentiality. We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  SALARY S$4,500.00 - S$6,000.00 per Month


We will try our best to reply all candidates within 7 working days.

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