Assistant Director- Financial Operations

Job description

DescriptionJob Purpose: Manage accounting/financial operations at the School level orserve as the second level of accounting/finance management within a large unit.Functions overseen usually include budgeting, financial analysis, maintainingfinancial records and preparation of financial reports and statements. May alsosupervise additional administrative related functions. Responsible for settingemployee goals, assessing performance, providing feedback, and making payrecommendations.

 Major Responsibilities:
  • Oversee preparation and consolidation of school or unit budgets consistent with Institute policy; administer budget amendment process.
  • Supervise the proper recording of financial transactions.
  • Direct the preparation of financial reports and statements on both a regular scheduled and ad hoc basis.
  • Advise management regarding the school or unit's financial status; make recommendations as appropriate.
  • May supervise school unit administrative functions such as human resources, purchasing, etc.
  • Plan and direct subordinate work activities; evaluate, document and provide feedback relative to individual performance.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Basic Qualifications:
  • Education: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business or Finance or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Work Experience: Six to eight years job related experience.
  • Certifications: N/A
  • Skills: This job requires knowledge of accounting principles and practices as applied within a university academic, research or business unit. Also included are skills in use of related computer applications as well as supervisory, communications and analytical skills.

  • QualificationsPreferredQualifications:

  • Preferred Education: Masters of Business Administration
  • Preferred Work Experience: N/A
  • Preferred Certifications: N/A
  • Preferred Skills: N/A
  • Additional Information: N/A Impact &Influence: This position willinteract on a consistent basis with: School Chair and faculty or unitmanagement and finance head, subordinate staff, Administration and Financemanagement and staff. This position typically will advise and counsel: Schooladministration or unit management, subordinate staff. This position willsupervise: accounting staff.


    Job: Finance and Accounting
    Primary Location: Georgia-Atlanta
    Organization: College of Engineering
    Job Posting: May 10, 2019, 12:24:47 PM
    Schedule: Full-time




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    Job No:
    Posted: 5/11/2019
    Application Due: 5/25/2019
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