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Posting Number: S00348FY17
Budget Type: Budgeted/Benefits - Full-Time
The Associate Vice President for Finance and Controller leads and directs
financial operations for the university, with emphasis on general accounting,
cost accounting, student business, payroll, tax, accounts payable, regulatory
findings and compliance, and financial reporting. Responsible for identifying,
analyzing and leading key accounting and financial initiatives. Achieve
excellence through appropriate reporting mechanisms, operational controls
and accountability measures; assure accounting functions are preeminent
among U.S. universities, integrated and high functioning; foster a learning
environment; talent assessment and succession planning; build a
collaborative results-oriented culture and develop a leadership team.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in management, finance, accounting or a related field. At least 15 years successful experience, including senior financial and business management. Demonstrated accomplishments as an agent for intra- and cross-functional change. Experience in enhancing systems, controls and procedures that support the accounting, reporting, cash management and risk management functions.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please complete online application and attach a cover letter and resume.
The Texas A&M System is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to diversity.