This position is a full-time benefited term appointment for 4 months from date of hire to back-fill a leave.
We regret that Harvard Kennedy School does not provide visa sponsorship.
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Salary Grade: 056
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field strongly preferred. Minimum of 3 years experience in budgeting or forecasting strongly preferred. Research administration experience strongly preferred.
⦁ Harvard financial experience a plus ⦁ Thorough knowledge of Excel and its data and analysis tools ⦁ Strong qualitative and quantitative skills, with a demonstrated passion for using data to drive decision making ⦁ An inquisitive nature, someone who wants to explore variances and understand the root cause ⦁ Extremely organized with the ability to contribute to multiple projects within tight time lines ⦁ A team player, able to step in and help out other members of the team when needed ⦁ An individual who is able to work effectively in a changing environment and to adapt to change while focusing on key goals and objectives ⦁ Ability to communicate outcomes and recommendations effectively and concisely
Competencies for position: Adaptability, Applied Learning, Building Partnerships, Contributing to Team Success, Customer Focus, Professional Responsibility, Ability to Influence Others, Valuing Diversity, and Attention to Detail
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 50524BR
About Harvard University Kennedy School
Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.