Please note that SEAS is not able to provide visa sponsorship for this position. Commitment to Diversity SEAS is dedicated to building a diverse community of individuals who are committed to contributing to an inclusive environment. Some of our core values include respect for all, serving the greater good, and welcoming individuals from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.
Many SEAS employees are eligible for Flexible Work Arrangements, which may be explored during the interview process.
The Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences serves as the connector and integrator of Harvard's teaching and research efforts in engineering, applied sciences, and technology. Our core tenets are: educating broad-minded students; interdisciplinary research; integration across disciplines; and balancing theory, experimentation and practice to create an unmatched environment for learning and exploration. Through collaboration with researchers from all parts of Harvard, other universities, and industry, we bring discovery and innovation directly to bear on improving human life and society. For more information about us, please visit www.seas.harvard.edu.
Salary Grade: 059
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Advanced degree (MBA or MS in Finance or Accounting), CPA and experience working within public accounting and/or not-for-profit industry preferred.
Collaborative work style with excellent consultative skills and ability to build strong work relationships at all levels.
Demonstrated ability to supervise and motivate staff on a day-to-day basis and inspire a high level of commitment and excellent performance.
Experience supervising in a customer service environment preferred.
Knowledge of the monitoring and audit functions relating to compliance with systems of internal control.
Demonstrated experience with financial systems and data query tools.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, advanced excel skills.
Knowledge of advanced financial administration principles.
Must have strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Must be able to tactfully work with unit staff and discreetly handle confidential information.
Excellent written and oral communication skills required.
Ability to manage multiple challenging projects simultaneously.
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.
Internal Number: 46031BR
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