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College Contracts & Grants Analyst

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Work type: Staff
Location: Los Angeles
Categories: Unit 9 - CSUEU - Technical Support Services, Administrative, Temporary, Full Time

Job No: 510005; 7/7/2022

Administrative Analyst Specialist
Engineering Computer Science and Technology

Salary Range: $3288 - $6347/Monthly

Work Schedule: Full-Time, Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; non-exempt classification.Temporary appointment expires on or before one year from date of hire, may be extended, may become permanent.

Essential Functions: Under the general direction of the Resource Manager, the incumbent provides administrative and fiscal oversight of externally funded contracts and grants, and a full range of accounting support functions for the College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology (ECST). The incumbent will: oversee the College's contracts & grants operations, personnel hiring, purchasing, travel, and reimbursement; assist PIs with budget forms preparation; provide information to personnel for employees paid on extramural funding sources; process faculty grants reimbursed time; report on any cost sharing & in-kind commitments; track post award transactions; and work on special projects as assigned by the Resource Manager.

Required Qualifications & Experience: Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university, and/or equivalent training. One year of full-time administrative work experience involving study, analysis, and/or evaluation leading to the development or improvement of administrative policies, procedures, practices, or programs. Knowledge of basic methods and procedures for research and statistical analysis and the ability to apply them Ability to: learn, interpret, and apply a wide variety of policies and procedures relating to and impacting the applicable program, organizational unit, and/or administrative specialty; analyze data and make accurate projections using business mathematics and basic statistical techniques; organize and plan work and projects including handling multiple priorities; make independent decisions and exercise sound judgment; compile, write, and present reports related to program or administrative specialty. Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships within and outside the work group and serve as a liaison for the organizational unit. Demonstrated interest and ability to work in a multicultural/multiethnic environment. A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who may apply for the position.

Desired Qualifications: Knowledge and experience in using CSU Common Financial System applications: Financial Data Warehouse and Purchasing; PeopleSoft Human Resources Management System; PeopleSoft Student Administration (GET) for faculty workload reporting (APDB). Knowledge of common software packages and expertise in creating/using Microsoft Excel spreadsheets to include various complex formulas and databases. General knowledge of sponsored programs administration, research compliance and/or federal regulations. Ability to: work in a team environment; work across teams; and prioritize and organize work to accommodate and meet the changing needs of the department and meet deadlines Possess strong attention to detail; effective problem solving skills; effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.


CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. The systemwide policy can be found at and questions may be sent to


California State University, Los Angeles, as part of the CSU system, is a State of California Employer. As such, the University requires all employees upon date of hire to reside in the State of California.

As of January 1, 2022 the CSU Out-of-State Employment Policy prohibits the hiring of employees to perform CSU-related work outside the state of California



Closing Date: Review of applications will begin on July 21, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled; however, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. A COMPLETED ON-LINE CAL STATE LA EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION IS REQUIRED. RESUMES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF A COMPLETED APPLICATION.


The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 revised July 21, 2017, as a condition of employment.

In addition to meeting fully its obligations under federal and state law, California State University, Los Angeles is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can live and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual. To that end, all qualified individuals will receive equal consideration without regard to economic status, race, ethnicity, color, religion, disability, national origin or cultural background, political views, sex or sexual orientation, gender, or other personal characteristics or beliefs.

Candidates must demonstrate ability and/or interest in working in a multicultural/multiethnic environment. Certain positions require fingerprinting. The University actively encourages qualified minorities, women and persons with a disability to apply.  Upon request, reasonable accommodation will be provided to individuals with protected disabilities to (a) complete the employment process and (b) perform essential job functions when this does not cause an undue hardship. We are an Equal Opportunity/Title IX Employer.

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