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Labor Relations Analyst UMass Amherst
UMass Amherst, the Commonwealth's flagship campus, is a nationally ranked public research university offering a full range of undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. The University sits on nearly 1,450-acres in the scenic Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts, and offers a rich cultural environment in a bucolic setting close to major urban centers. In addition, the University is part of the Five Colleges (including Amherst College, Hampshire College, Mount Holyoke College, and Smith College), which adds to the intellectual energy of the region.
Assistant Athletic Trainer - Head Football Athletic Trainer UMass Amherst
Under the direction of the Director of Sports Medicine, provide quality care to all student-athletes including prevention, evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries incurred in practice and games.  Serves as the Head Football Athletic Trainer.  Directing all functions of Sports Medicine for the Football Program.
HR Administrative Manager & Executive Assistant UMass Amherst
Under the general direction of the Vice Chancellor and Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), the HR Administrative Manager (HRAM) acts as an executive assistant and office manager for the central HR office.
Educator II NEP UMass Amherst
This position is located in Boston, MA. Plan, conduct and evaluate educational workshops and training sessions with Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) eligible youth and adults for SNAP-ED in the Boston region, as detailed in the Annual SNAP-ED Program Plan. Work with the collaborating organizations in the delivery of programs at the assigned program sites. Assist project leader with project management, including budgeting, as assigned. Assist with applied scholarly or creative activity, or research as applicable. Prepare required plans and reports. Seek continued funding support for the program through collaboration with community organizations.
Post Doctoral Research Associate - Invasive Insect Biocontrol and Behavior Laboratory UMass Amherst
The University of Massachusetts Amherst, Department of Environmental Conservation seeks a Post-Doctoral Fellow to perform research on development of novel biologically-based pesticides for controlling gypsy moth and other invasive lepidopteran pests of northeastern forests. The research will be conducted at the Invasive Insect Biocontrol and Behavior Laboratory (IIBBL) of the Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Beltsville, MD.
Financial Compliance Analyst UMass Amherst
Under the direction of the Audit and Grant Compliance Manager, the Analyst develops and executes risk-based financial compliance reviews to provide objective assurance that the internal control processes are effective, efficient and safeguard university assets. The Analyst also designs and implements plans to evaluate financial compliance with federal, state, local, university and sponsor requirements.  Using the results of the compliance reviews, the Analyst recommends and implements policy and procedure changes, ensures proper communication of policies on webpages and other media, and works closely with campus departments to improve compliance with internal controls
CRM Manager UMass Amherst
The CRM Manager provides digital marketing support (project management, data reporting, ad hoc training & sending messages) for online programs and strategic communications across UMass Amherst. Reporting to the Director of CRM, the CRM Manager works largely within the University’s CRM, Flagship 360 (Salesforce and Marketing Cloud) to support initiatives of key stakeholders. From working on constituent journey strategies, to collecting and analyzing data to support users of Flagship360 in their respective learning communities, the CRM Manager works to ensure that all Flagship360 related projects are best-in-class and produce the desired results.
CRM Technical Specialist UMass Amherst
The CRM Technical Specialist plans and builds audiences and associated segments in support of mass communications at UMass Amherst. Reporting to the Director of CRM, the CRM Technical Specialist executes mass email and text message sends for various groups across campus. This requires a close attention to detail to ensure that all communications are best-in-class, on brand, and in compliance with all university, state, and federal guidelines.
Senior Associate Director of Athletics - External Operations UMass Amherst
As a member of the athletics department executive leadership team, this position is responsible for the oversight, management, and operation of all external marketing, broadcasting, creative services and communications/public relations efforts for the department. The primary focus of this position is to create and manage a broad external strategy that promotes Massachusetts Athletics and its various programs utilizing a multi-faceted approach, including: grassroots marketing, public and media relations, digital and social media engagement, internet/multimedia strategies, community engagement and fan experience.
Assistant Director - Translation Center UMass Amherst
The Assistant Director works with the Director to oversee the operation of the UMass Translation Center, and fulfills, develops, and furthers the Center’s services, programs, and outreach. In addition, the Assistant Director develops short- and long-term budget plans (preparation, allocation, analysis, and reporting); creates and maintains business relations; and manages the daily operations of the Center in an effective and efficient manner.
Clerk III - Assistant Bookkeeper UMass Amherst
Clerk III Assistant Bookkeeper duties include the management of computer-based systems that are involved in the purchasing and accounting activities of the Chemistry Department. Serves as the Bank Card Records Manager and Receiver for all of the Department. Prepares accounting reports for the Business Manager and/or the Department Head. Processes recharges, PO’s, travel forms and invoices.
Accountant I UMass Amherst
The Accountant I position is responsible for managing funds of all types for the Department of Astronomy in support of the Business Manager and acts as the financial liaison for the Department with the Unified Procurement Services Team and the Controller’s Office as well as outside vendors. The Accountant I oversees accounting and bookkeeping functions for the Department of Astronomy, examines accounting data, prepares financial statements and reports, maintains accounting records, and assists the Business Manager in maintaining a computerized financial management system to enable comprehensive budget reviews. The job includes negotiating sales terms and conditions and contracts for services. The Accountant will serve as the Department bank card holder and coordinator and Certified Travel Preparer.
Technical Assistant I U of M - Lacreuse Lab UMass Amherst
In this role, the Technical Assistant I, will be responsible for full-time laboratory management for the Lacreuse Lab. This includes providing basic care for a small colony of marmosets, collecting behavioral and cognitive data, training undergraduate students on all lab procedures, and general lab maintenance and organization.
Departmental Assistant - Athletic Operations Assistant UMass Amherst
Reporting to the Director of Sport Administration & Event Management, responsible for providing a wide range of services for the daily operations of 21 intercollegiate sport programs. An integral part of the Athletic staff, assists in the management of all aspects of facility and event operations. Directly oversee those efforts with regards to select sports as assigned by the Director of Sport Administration & Event Management.  Responsibilities include event management, facility maintenance, crowd management, venue set up and tear down, coordination of visiting teams and officials. On site supervision of all athletic facilities rentals. Assists in the coordination and execution of conference and NCAA championships. Supervision of students and interns.
Dining Hall Supervisor U of M UMass Amherst
Supervise the preparation of the set up and serving of the meals in a Dining Hall.  Continually inspects the food for quality during the meal hours. Trains new employees and performs related work as required.
Dining Hall Supervisor U Of M (Berkshire DC) UMass Amherst
Supervises the preparation and the set up and serving of meals in a Dining Hall. Continually inspects the food for quality during the meal hours. Trains new employees and performs related work as required.
Dining Hall Supervisor U of M (Hampshire DC) UMass Amherst
Supervises the preparation and the set up and serving of meals in a Dining Hall. Continually inspects the food for quality during the meal hours. Trains new employees and performs related work as required.
Program Coordinator I UMass Amherst
The Umass Transportation Center is looking for a Coordinator that will coordinate outreach activities and online training development that support technology transfer efforts to transportation professionals.
Accountant I UMass Amherst
This position supports the customer service mission of the Bursar’s Office by managing externally sourced scholarships and invoicing third party agencies.
Project Manager UMass Amherst
The Project Manager helps coordinate, organize, and/or manage specified team activities and projects designed to support Division of Online Education’s (OE) mission, vision, strategic priorities, and brand. The Project Manager serves as a contact for support requests from stakeholders and helps coordinate and drive tasks across various OE functions, and ensures timely, accurate, and thorough completion of projects and activities. The Project Manager is also responsible for managing the temporary/student staff; tasks include: the hiring, daily supervision/management, project assignment, and performance assessment of these staff members.

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