Business Administrator

Signature Research (SGR) seeks a highly-organized, professional Business Administrator to join our multi-disciplinary team in Calumet, Michigan.  The Business Administrator shall function as a liaison to the Business Manager in support of the daily business and contractual duties of SGR.



  • Process payroll, expense reports, taxes, and purchase requests.
  • Prepare project reports.
  • Manage accounts receivable and accounts payable actions.
  • Reconcile bank accounts and credit cards.
  • Assist with end of year accounting tasks and internal audit processing.
  • Coordinate and assist with Human Resource tasks including, but not limited to, employee paperwork and benefit enrollment.
  • Prepare and compile required surveys and compliance reports.


COMPENSATION/BENEFITS.  Starting annual salary of $30,000 - $40,000, based on your knowledge and experience, in addition to a competitive benefit package that includes medical coverage, paid vacation, and a SEP retirement plan.



  • Degree from an accredited university in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or related field, or 5 years’ relevant work experience, required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (MS Excel, MS Word, Outlook, Calendar).
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions: Professional Services, a bonus.
  • Knowledge of government contracting practices (FAR, DFARs and appropriate commercial or international contract law), a bonus.
  • Knowledge of contract audit compliance processes (DCAA, DCMA, ITAR requirements), a bonus.
  • Possess exceptional communication skills (verbal, written and in-person).
  • Great attention to detail, ability to organize/prioritize multiple tasks, and meet appropriate deadlines.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high security office setting; no telecommuting.


APPLY ONLINE AT No phone calls or walk-ins please.


ABOUT THE COMPANY. SGR is a small, high-tech business operating in Michigan’s Keweenaw Peninsula for 24 years with additional offices in Navarre, Florida. We specialize in multi-spectral target and background signature data collection, analysis, modeling and simulation, software development, and operational analysis. Signature Research, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Signature Research.jpg

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