Business Manager - Center for Electric Power

Knoxville, TN
Apr 24, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
BUSINESS MANAGER - Center for Electric Power

Regular Full-time, Marlet Range 10

The Center for Electric Power at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, invites applications for a full-time Business Manager.  Reporting to the Center Director, the Business Manager is responsible for managing all fiscal, human resources and data management responsibilities of the Center for Electric Power with 10 affiliated faculty and $10M in annual research and E&G expenditures. This position directly supervises 2 staff and provides oversight for 1 additional staff.

Required Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s Degree 
    •    4-6 years of accounting or business management experience
    •    Knowledge of standard accounting principles.
• Professional integrity, including a thorough understanding of confidentiality.
• Communication and interpersonal skills sufficient for effective interactions with a broad range of individuals, including faculty. 
• Excellent organizational skills.
• Excellent writing, grammar, and proofreading skills.
• Decisiveness and extensive problem-solving skills.
• Competence with common office and database software.
• Ability to multi-task.
• Ability to lead a small office team.
• Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office. 
• Extensive knowledge and use of spreadsheets and databases.

Preferred Qualifications:
    •    Master’s Degree
    •    Financial work history at a comprehensive research university 
    •    Working knowledge of SAP or equivalent software
    •    Knowledge of recruitment and hiring processes, Taleo and I-9 e-verification.

The Knoxville campus of the University of Tennessee is seeking candidates who have the ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the diversity and intercultural goals of the University. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position has been filled.  For full consideration, applicants must electronically submit a letter of interest, resume, and the name, address, email, and phone number of three professional references.  All applicants must apply online to be considered.

Job: Other Professional
Primary Location: US-Tennessee-Knoxville
Organization: Center For Electric Power
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Apr 23, 2021, 5:13:08 PM

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