Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture - and benefits - that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future - then take a look at this opportunity.
AGREEMENT FINANCE ASSISTANT , Office of Strategic Alliances and Technology Transfer (OSATT) - Technology Licensing Office (TLO) , to work closely with the licensing officers and licensing associates to review license agreement financial terms. Will manage administrative information related to intellectual property (IP) being licensed, review the case royalty distribution reports (CRDRs), and validate income amounts; recover expenses eligible for reimbursement from royalty income and manage the case reserves; work closely with other members of the finance team; independently answer inquiries related to royalty distributions from inventors, departments, and co-owners; and create reports to support review and approval of royalty distribution calculations with members of the finance and licensing teams.
Job Requirements REQUIRED : a high school diploma or its equivalent; at least three years of experience in financial/business administrative areas; strong organizational, verbal and written communication, and financial data analysis and reporting skills; meticulous attention to detail; ability to effectively interact across TLO functional areas and with MIT inventors and joint owners of MIT intellectual property; self-motivation and initiative; demonstrated ability to solve problems; proficiency with Outlook and Word and an advance-level Excel skillset. PREFERRED : familiarity with databases such as Salesforce; experience reading and interpreting financial contract terms; and a bachelor's degree in accounting, business administration, or related field. JOB #19450-5
Internal Number: 19450
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