Reconciliation of Sponsored Research Accounts & Audit Preparedness

Overview:

Brigitte Fasciotto, Grants Review Specialist with the Executive VP for Research and Innovation will provide a best practices summary with particular attention to the unique aspects of sponsored programs that should be addressed during the monthly reconciliation process.  Targeting all business managers (both experienced and inexperienced) that manage sponsored research awards/accounts, Brigitte will outline her approach to reconciliation and provide information on the resources available to support the process.  The training will incorporate “lessons learned” from internal reviews and external audits to educate participants on the regulations, policies, and documentation requirements for sponsored awards.

Brief Description:

This training will go into details about performing monthly reconciliation of sponsored research accounts and will incorporate lessons learned from internal reviews and external audits to educate participants on the regulations, policies, and documentation requirements in order to be in compliance with federal regulations and to be better prepared in case of an audit.

Target Audience:

UBMs and Administrators that manage sponsored research awards/accounts.

Recommended prior trainings: "University reports" and "Reconciliation with Financial Reports".

Contact Brigitte for a training schedule.