Business Systems Director

Tallahassee, FL
Aug 11, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 41303

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 01/01/9999


National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (NHMFL)


Responsible for conducting and monitoring the day-to-day business and operational functions of the MagLab, which includes short-term and long-term planning and budget development. This includes internal communications, purchasing, capital improvements, contracts, business development, and ensuring the MagLab meets all fiscal, administrative, and auditing requirements. Directs the financial functions of the MagLab and provides oversight for the Project Management Program at the NHMFL ensuring that Project Managers are following guidelines and providing management with timely reports on schedule, budget, safety, and performance. Serves as Chief Compliance Officer for the MagLab and represent the MagLab in NSF Business Systems Reviews and federal and state audits. Manages the Administrative functions of the MagLab and provides leadership to MagLab admin and core staff, and indirectly to faculty, staff, and student members of the Laboratory. Supervises fiscal and UBA staff of the MagLab.


Bachelor's degree and six years of budget/fiscal experience, or a combination of post high school education and experience to equal ten years including six years’ experience as stated. Experience managing administrative functions, developing policy and procedures, and oversight of contract administration. Skills in strategic planning and serving as a catalyst for organizational change. Knowledge of principles and practices of project planning, development, and evaluation. Skill in preparing clear and concise reports, policies, procedures, correspondences, and other written materials. Computer skills to include experience with Microsoft Word and Excel or comparable software. Knowledge of and the ability to apply the principles and practices to strategically align tasks and people with organizational goals and objectives. Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing. Ability to supervise employees, maintain and improve personal and team effectiveness, and foster change and creativity.

Contact Info

For additional information, please contact Ms. Bettina Roberson, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Florida State University, 1800 E. Paul Dirac Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32310-2740,

Pay Plan

This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service. Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

Open until filled

This position is being advertised as open until filled.

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This position is being re-advertised. Previous applicants need not reapply.