Manages the day-to-day financial, accounting, and budgeting operations of the Office of the Vice President for the Office of Research. Manages the budget planning, development and preparation for the Research Operations and Research Vivarium unrestricted accounts. Trains and provides technical assistance to the PIs of the University Research, program accountant and program administrative staff in budgeting, finance, and accounting procedures, and how to properly monitor the program budget, expenditures, maintain financial records, and financial status reports. Provides assistance with budgeting and administrative support on grant development and grant submission.