Harvard University requires pre-employment reference and background checks. Harvard University is committed to supporting a healthy, sustainable learning and working environment.
This is a fully benefits eligible one-year term appointment, with possibility of renewal.
Salary Grade: 058
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
MBA or Master's degree in relevant field
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, advanced excel skills
Knowledge of advanced financial operations principles
Degree in finance or accounting is preferred. Experience within a public or higher education institution strongly preferred. Strong accounting and financial skills required with close attention to detail. Strong customer service orientation, established ability to be pro-active and provide leadership across the Center, self-directing, excellent communication, interpersonal, organizational and management skills, high degree of judgment, and proven capacity to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines. Ability to present financial data in a format that is helpful to the Director, Faculty co-Directors, program managers and affiliated faculty.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. T...he University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.