Responsible for the BSD budget process, allocates resources and financial performance targets consistent with Department priorities and long-range planning, consistent with all BSD policies and requirements. Utilizes processes and tools to expedite the budget process and control areas of financial risk. Tracks financial commitments and coordinates with the Executive Director and Chairman to forecast draws against commitments. Responsible for documentation and training of budgetary procedures and policies for departmental personnel. Ensures compliance with University financial policies and those of external agencies. Maintains the Department's balance sheet accounts, monitors cash, payables, and receivables to ensure proper operations and the Department's viability. Oversees the management of research contracts and grants. Oversees gift and endowment accounts. Prepares budgets for research contracts and grants. Communicates and train users on financial policies and procedures. Manages month and year end accounting closes. Participates in UCMC and BSD capital accounting and procurement processes including capital projects (renovations, construction, equipment, etc.) Oversees internal and external audit activities.
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