Assistant Director-Finance & Operations

Aug 30, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
C-Level & Executive Directors
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Northeastern University

Assistant Director-Finance & Operations

Requisition Number: STFR003983

Division/College: College of Science

Location: Boston Main Campus

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time


Reporting to the Associate Dean for Administration & Finance, the Assistant Director of Finance & Operations is the primary contact for all financial matters within the College of Science (COS). This position will provide direction, oversight, analysis, and reporting for all funds throughout COS dependent on audience and/or purpose. The incumbent will oversee all transactional processes associated with financial management of the Dean's Office, including the annual budget process, the quarterly forecasting process, and the day-to-day financial operations. Provides effectual guidance and leadership in moving the dean's priorities forward through project management. Works with Assistant Deans of College to provide financial analysis to various academic programming initiatives. Develop and nurture a culture of analytical decision making through partnerships with various College and University resources. Develops trainings and initiatives to ensure proper usage of funds dependent on source, including grants, gifts, endowments, and restricted funds.


Bachelor’s degree with six to eight years of applicable experience required, Master’s in related field preferred. Excellent communication, interpersonal, analytical, and managerial skills required. Demonstrated progression in a managerial position preferred. Experience in finance and faculty relations required; preferably at PhD granting / research level institution. Ability to lead and develop strategic initiatives through to execution.

Additional Information:
This position requires a criminal background check.

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.


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