Monmouth University is seeking applications for an Associate Vice President for Finance and Budgets.
The candidate would be expected to: act as a senior member of the Division of Finance, liaison to bond rating agencies and attends the meetings of the Board of Trustees Finance and Budgets Committee, Investment Committee and Audit Committee; perform analysis and review of the University's plant funds including approval of all expenditures regardless of funding source which may include unrestricted, restricted and loans from banks, bond issues or other financial arrangements approved by the Board of Trustees; provide general management of the University Bookstore, Digital Print Center, Purchasing department, Central Box Office, Contract and Grant Accounting including the indirect cost proposal and plant and equipment accounting; prepare and maintain the University's budget model, yearly operating budgets, capital and plant fund budgets. Is responsible for review and approval of budget adjustments.
Required Degree, License or Certifications: Bachelor's degree
Required Skills or Software: On-line Records System, Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information appropriately, Intermediate knowledge of MS Word 2013, Intermediate knowledge of MS Excel 2013
Required Years of Experience: 5
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Business Administration or related field.
Preferred Qualifications: MBA degree or other business related advanced degree and/or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification. Management experience. Higher education experience. Intermediate knowledge of MS PowerPoint 2013.
Located along New Jersey’s northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier private, liberal arts institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. Comprehensive in scope, the University enrolls approximately 6,300 students in more than 50 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including two doctoral programs.
Small classes geared toward individual attention, and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University’s welcoming learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education, while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth’s faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by involving undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.
Just one hour from New York City, and close to Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture that is rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University’s 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic beauty of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which serves as home for more than half of the University’s student-athletes. A host of unique cultural experiences are available just outside the University’s gates—from Asbury Park’s legendary music scene and growing LGBT community, to Red Bank’s theater and dining hub, to Long Branch’s redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.
Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review’s “The Best 382 Colleges,” and Money magazine’s “Best Colleges for Your Money.”