The Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute is a private biomedical research organization dedicated to improving public health through research on the prevention, treatment, and cure of respiratory disease.
Equipped with a broad range of technical expertise and a wealth of research capabilities, LRRI studies respiratory health issues of concern to scientists and health care experts in universities, government, industry, and patient advocacy groups. We are committed to curing respiratory diseases through research aimed at understanding their causes and biological mechanisms; assessing and eliminating exposures to respiratory health hazards; and developing improved therapeutics, vaccines, and diagnostics.
The Institute readily opens its unique research facilities to university, government, and private collaborators.
Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute (LRRI) is seeking a Program Cost Analyst II who under limited supervision will perform project estimating services associated with grants and contracts. The individual in this role will support the Institute departments to ensure appropriate cost estimating procedures are employed in accordance with Institute policies and Federal regulations.
Position requires Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration or Finance and 2-4 years of directly related experience or equivalent combination of directly related education and experience using a computerized project cost estimating system and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Project). Prior cost analyst experience in support of Federal programs is required. Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) experience is preferred. Must be highly proficient with MS Office applications. Database management and SharePoint experience highly desirable. Must be able to perform basic mathematical calculations in the preparation of cost estimates and internal reports and apply cost accounting principles in cost proposal preparation. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to effectively interact with scientific, administrative and management personnel required. Must have the ability to organize and prioritize work assignments. Prefer experience with Cost Point and ProPricer computer software. Excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to efficiently perform and meet deadlines required. Candidate must also have the ability to handle confidential information appropriately.
Job will close on July 28, 2011. An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V.
Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute
2425 Ridgecrest Dr. SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108-5127
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