Associate Director, Business Operations, SICCS - 603251

Flagstaff, Arizona
Commensurate with experience.
Jul 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Associate Director, Business Operations, SICCS - 603251

Northern Arizona University’s School of Informatics, Computing, and Cyber Systems (SICCS) is seeking candidates for the position of Associate Director for Business Operations (AD).  The AD will independently perform work of considerable complexity and sensitivity relating to SICCS’ strategic management, planning, organizing, directing, and coordinating of administrative, financial, and operational activities. The ideal candidate will provide forward-thinking, team-building leadership to ensure the effective establishment and delivery of all business, operational, and financial services for SICCS in support of its academic, research and service mission, including budgeting, purchasing, accounting, asset management, grants management, academic personnel, payroll services, and preparation of financial reports. Applicants should possess advanced business and financial knowledge to establish and manage effective business practices for the unit, and to effectively train and supervise administrative staff to ensure sound and effective management of the unit. The AD must be able to interact effectively with all levels of University faculty, staff, and administration in order to facilitate complex, collaborative activities. Strong managerial, financial, analytical and decision-making skills are required; the ability to think and plan strategically and perform duties independently are essential.  Reports to the SICCS Director.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Management, Finance, Business Administration, or a related field. Five years of experience managing complex operations in a university environment, and any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education.

Annual Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Application Deadline: July 27, 2017 at 11:59 P.M.P.M.     

      Please see for full job descriptions and details on how to apply online!  NAU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.