Asst Dir-Financial Ops
Job Title: Asst Dir-Financial Ops
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 228153
Job Summary Manage accounting/financial operations at the School level or serve as the second level of accounting/finance management within a large unit. Functions overseen usually include budgeting, financial analysis, maintaining financial records and preparation of financial reports and statements. May also supervise additional administrative related functions. Responsible for setting employee goals, assessing performance, providing feedback, and making pay recommendations. This position will interact on a consistent basis with: School Chair and faculty or unit management and finance head, subordinate staff, Administration and Finance management and staff. This position typically will advise and counsel: School administration or unit management, subordinate staff. This position will supervise: accounting staff.Responsibilities <html><b><u>Job Duty 1 - </u></b>
Oversee preparation and consolidation of school or unit budgets consistent with Institute policy; administer budget amendment process.
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Supervise the proper recording of financial transactions.
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Direct the preparation of financial reports and statements on both a regular scheduled and ad hoc basis.
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Advise management regarding the school or unit's financial status; make recommendations as appropriate.
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May supervise school unit administrative functions such as human resources, purchasing, etc.
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Plan and direct subordinate work activities; evaluate, document and provide feedback relative to individual performance.
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Perform other duties as assignedRequired Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business, Finance or equivalent combination of education and experience
Other Required Qualifications
Position must work well with others and defuse potential conflicts. A proven track record of delivering quality work on time and within budget is also essential. An ability to innovate and solve new problems is desired.
Six to eight years of job related experience
Preferred Educational Qualifications
Master's of Business Administration (MBA)
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.