Assistant Treasurer for Cash and Investment Services

Princeton, NJ
Jan 31, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition # 2018-8431
Department Investment Services
Category Financial Services and Procurement
Full-Time / Part-Time Full-Time
Application Deadline


The Assistant Treasurer for Cash and Investment Services, reporting to the Vice President for Finance and Treasurer, is a key strategic institutional partner whose primary objective is to lead an organization that maximizes economic value committed to the mission of the university.

The Office of Finance & Treasury actively searches for staff members of exceptional ability and promise who share in Princeton University's commitment to excellence, and who present a diversity of viewpoints and cultures. We offer varied professional opportunities spanning all aspects of financial management, analysis, and processing in support of the teaching and research mission. As part of the University community, we respect the dignity and individuality of each member while trying to foster a sense of shared experience and common purpose. We are unwavering in our commitment to both diversity and community and embrace the variety of talents, backgrounds, and perspectives of all of our colleagues.


  • The Assistant Treasurer will lead an efficient and effective strategy for cash and other sources of liquidity. The successful candidate will lead the development of cash and liquidity forecasts and reports; and the development of multi-year projections in relationship to the university endowment.
  • In partnership with other offices, the Assistant Treasurer will develop policies and procedures to support revenue collection, compliance and reporting. The candidate will lead the development of tools to support timely and efficient cash and credit card processing and analysis. Additionally, the Assistant Treasurer will lead and coordinate banking relationships, including foreign bank accounts and other financial services.
  • The Assistant Treasurer will lead the development of the investment strategy and implementation of the strategy for the Intermediate Term Investment Pool and working capital accounts.
  • The successful candidate will develop strategic proposals to support the capital structure of the university and provide guidance on complex technical projects, business issues and operating investments.


  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • Master's degree strongly preferred.
  • Minimum of 7 to 10 years of progressively responsible investment and treasury functions, and operational management experience in a complex educational, research or other organization.
  • Demonstrated success supervising professional administrative staff.
  • Demonstrated experience with development of varied and complex financial/programmatic analyses and reports in support of strategic decision-making.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively convey complex data to a wide array of audiences.
  • Experienced user and developer of analytical tools and databases.
  • Demonstrated leadership ability with a proven record of success in working with all levels of leadership and staff in a rapidly changing and complex organization.
  • Excellent judgment and creative problem-solving skills.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

Salary Grade

ADM, 090

Standard Weekly Hours


Eligible for Overtime


Benefits Eligible


Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)


Physical Capacity Exam Required


Valid Driver's License Required


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