POSITION DETAILSThe Finance and Business Affairs Director will report to the Vice President of Finance and CFO at The City College of New York. The position will be responsible for: * Directing the fiscal operations of the College and ensuring compliance with the University policies. * Overseeing the recruitment, staffing and operations of the Purchasing and Accounts Payable offices. * Recommending strategic financial policies to the Vice President of Finance to increase efficiency in processes. * Managing relationships with external vendors on behalf of the College. * Developing revenue producing and business development opportunities for the College through creative partnerships with the College's related entities * Leveraging PeopleSoft to improve customer service, increase transparency and accountability, and design and implement process improvements * Managing, motivating, and training a team of procurement/sourcing, payable and other fiscal operations professionals.QUALIFICATIONSBachelor's Degree and eight years' related experience required.CUNY TITLE OVERVIEWDirects financial and administrative operations of a College or major program. * Oversees financial resources in a fiscally responsible manner and complies with various legal regulations and University policies * Develops financial forecasting models to support strategic planning aligned with goals and initiatives * Recommends and implements strategic college-wide policies to ensure financial compliance is maintained * Oversees business analyses, budget projections, allocations, financial statements, and statistical reports * Develops and manages relationships in regard to fiduciary responsibilities with external institutions, including government agencies, corporations, and funding entities * Performs related duties as assigned.CUNY TITLEHigher Education OfficerFLSAExemptCOMPENSATION AND BENEFITSSalary commensurate with education and experience.CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.HOW TO APPLYIf you are viewing this job posting in CUNYFirst, please click on "Apply Now" on the bottom of this page and follow the instructions.If you are viewing this job posting externally, please apply as follows: * Go to www.cuny.edu and click on "Employment" * Click "Search job listings" * Click on "More search options" * Search by Job Opening ID number * Click on the "Apply Now" button and follow the instructions.PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU MUST UPLOAD A COVER LETTER AND RESUME AS ONE DOCUMENT IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING FORMATS: doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format.CLOSING DATE2/12/2017JOB SEARCH CATEGORYCUNY Job Posting: Managerial/ProfessionalEQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITYCUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.*Location: * City College of New York*Job Title: * Finance and Business Affairs Director*Job ID: * 16107*Full/Part Time: * Full-Time*Regular/Temporary: * Regular
Since its founding in 1847, The City College of New York has provided a world-class higher education to an increasingly diverse student body serving as one of the single most important avenues to upward mobility in the nation. Access to excellence remains the vision of the College today. The College strives for excellence in its wide-ranging undergraduate and masters programs (including programs i...n the only public schools of engineering, architecture, and biomedical education in the city) and in its 13 on-site CUNY doctoral programs, all of which are designed to prepare students for successful careers as well as for continuing graduate and post-graduate education. The College's commitment to excellence is further exemplified by its emphasis on scholarly research and the integration of this research with teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels.