Title:  BCM Temporary - Financial Analyst

Division:  Human Genome Sequencing Center
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Work Location:  Hybrid
Salary Range:  $33.65 / hour
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  10943


Temporary position lasting approximately 3-5 months.  Due to the short-term duration of this position, it is not eligible for benefits.
Hybrid work arrangement with 2-3 days/week in the office; 2 days remote; Monday - Friday ; 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Location: Main BCM Campus, One Baylor Plaza.

Based upon performance of the temporary and position availability, this may have the potential to transition to a permanent role that will be eligible for benefits.

Engages in in-depth financial analysis and reporting; produces complex financial projections and specialized financial reports; participates in cost-accounting activities, including price and budget development for the HGSC's Specialized Service Facility (SSF), which generates sequencing data for Center's research programs.


Internal title:  BCM Temp - Administrative Support; working title:  BCM Temp - Financial Analyst

Job Duties

• Develops pricing and monitors surplus/deficit for our Specialized Services Facilities (SSF).
• Prepares and monitors SSF budgets for research projects and grant applications.
• Analyzes actual SSF costs and prepares periodic reports comparing SSF prices to actual production costs.
• Participates in Sample Intake Procedures for the Center - estimating project costs and reconciling with available funds.
• Participates in month-end General Ledger close process for the SSF (~$2M per month).
• Participates in annual budget preparation for the Center.
• Utilizes data skills (database development, programming, data analytics, etc.) to improve processes, automate complex tasks, and increase efficiency of current procedures.
• Compiles, reviews and reconciles financial accounts.
• Reviews and approves financial entries and transactions, such as journal entries or purchase orders.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or a related field.
  • Four years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Must have a strong background in cost-accounting, understanding of accounting principles, and excellent analytical skills.
  • Exceptional Excel skills are required, as well proficiency in Outlook and Word.
  • Database development and/or programming skills to enable process improvement requirements.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.