Director of Research Accounting

Department: CNE-RESEARCH FINANCE
Operating Unit Care New England
Location: Providence, RI
Job ID: 6743
Job Status: Full Time
Shift: Days
End Date: Huron interim director will perform transition training

Primary Function

The goal of the Research Accounting function is to support research faculty and professional staff of CNE with the procurement and management of externally funded projects.  The Director of Research Accounting oversees all financial aspects of research and academic accounting for CNE operating units, monitors the budget process for grants/clinical trials and ensures compliance to regulations. Serves as liaison between Accounting Department and Research Divisions. Supervises Accounting Research staff. 

Specifications

BA/BS degree in Accounting, Business, or Finance.  National Accreditation/Certification as a Research Administrator required. Must have a minimum of five years supervisory experience in research accounting.  Computer operations/applications and familiarity with health care environment and health systems preferred. Masters degree preferred.  Must have excellent interpersonal and oral/written skills and demonstrates the ability to work in a team environment.  Proficiency in the English language.