The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Illinois at Chicago is searching for a Director of Finance and Budget. Reporting to the Associate Dean for Administration this position is a key member of the College’s Administrative team. The position will be primarily engaged in financial, business and budgetary matters at the College level as well as business functions in the Dean’s Office. They will use their expertise and experience in finance, accounting and business to analyze financial data in order to assess the financial health of departments, programs and other budgeted activities. Will make recommendations and give advice on optimal staffing, organization, policies and procedures in the financial and budgetary areas of the College. This position will be a liaison to the Campus budget office, the University Business Office, LAS departments and other campus units.
For fullest consideration, please complete an on-line application on the UIC Job Board at https://jobs.uic.edu ( Go to the Job Board and click on the job) and upload a resume, cover letter and provide names and email addresses of three references by January 11, 2018.
The University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Minimum requirements are a bachelor’s degree, preferably in a business related field, Minimum of five years in an institution of higher education in a finance/budget/business role. Preference for a masters degree in a business related field, experience with data management system set up, installation and maintenance, experience with Web Intelligence/Business objects and other data reporting systems.
UIC is a Carnegie Research Extensive University (Research I), is the largest institution of higher education in the Chicago area, is in the top 50 U.S. universities in federal research funding, and is among the top 200 universities in the world. UIC is federally recognized as a Minority Serving Institution (MSI) through its status as an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving I...nstitution (AANAPISI) and a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), fully funded by the U.S. Department of Education.