DIRECTOR OF FISCAL OPERATIONS

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Posting Details

Reference Number 40-32051 Posted Job Title DIRECTOR OF FISCAL OPERATIONS School Name Perelman School of Medicine Org PA-Pathology Business Office Posted to the Web 05/21/2019 Posted Job/Salary Grade 030 Employment Type Exempt Hours N/A Position Type Full Time Position Schedule 9-5pm Months 12 Position Length Contingent Upon Funding Position End Date University Overview

The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.

Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.

The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.

School/Center Overview

The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is the oldest and one of the finest medical schools in the United States. Penn is rich in tradition and heritage and at the same time consistently at the forefront of new developments and innovations in medical education and research. Since its founding in 1765 the School has been a strong presence in the community and prides itself on educating the leaders of tomorrow in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. http://www.med.upenn.edu/

Duties

The Director of Fiscal Operations is responsible for managing and directing the financial and administrative operations of the Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Research Division, including but not limited to oversight of sponsored programs, financial management, preparation and monitoring of total manual operating budget, accounting, purchasing, payroll, human resources, space and general administration. The Director will develop and maintain financial management trend analysis and forecasting reports to support administrative offices and academic programs. The Director will be responsible for the development and monitoring of Pathology’s annual budgeting operations to ensure integrity and compliance of financial and personnel transactions. The Director will also be directly involved in both short and long-term strategic financial planning and policy development for the department.

Qualifications

BA/BS degree, preferably in Accounting, Business, Finance or equivalent; Master’s degree preferred; 7 to 10 years experience in sponsored program, administration; preferably in a Medical School academic or Medical Center environment. Thorough knowledge of established accounting systems, standards and practices. Thorough knowledge of school/department policies and procedures, academic issues and programs. Excellent managerial and interpersonal skills.

Affirmative Action Statement

Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

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