This position is provides leadership and management of all aspects of College of Public Health finance and serves as an expert to develop new business models and opportunities for academic health institutions. This position is responsible for the strategic formulation of the annual budget and responsible for fiscal reporting to accrediting bodies and university leadership. This position will support the Dean in directing and managing critical priorities and activities that advance the college. This position will be responsible for the financial stewardship of the College and as such works closely across campus with the Vice Chancellor for Business & Finance, finance leads in other Colleges, University Foundation and other UNS campuses. This position will work with contracts and budgets from/with partners from around the world.
Master’s Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration or other relevant degree. A minimum of ten years of relevant managerial and administrative experience in budgeting and accounting in a University environment.
Demonstrated experience in budget management and oversight of financial operations, including financial reporting. Ability to think strategically, including the analytical acumen necessary to interpret financial information and manage data. Knowledge of and experience with the University of Nebraska Medical Center and University of Nebraska Foundation policies, procedures, administrative systems, and databases, as well as, state and federal laws.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska.Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges and two institutes, serving about 3,700 students in more than two dozen programs. Our primary care program was recently ranked fourth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our physician assistant program was ranked ninth. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country. ... Major Units: College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Dentistry, College of Public Health, Graduate College, College of Allied Health Professions, Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Munroe-Meyer Institute, Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute.