Temple University Assistant Director of Finance Position # 19003848
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Reporting to the Associate Vice President of Business Services, and in close collaboration with the Director of Operations, the Assistant Director of Finance is responsible for all financial operations, auditing, reporting, and analysis for the entire portfolio of auxiliaries which includes: food service, bookstore, Liacouras Center, vending, and pouring rights. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree and four to five years of relevant experience. Demonstrated experience in financial reporting and analysis, and auditing. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Required Skills and Abilities:
Must have a financial background and knowledge of good auditing practices. Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles preferred.
Ability to present business information in a manner easily understood by non-financial professionals.
Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships and partnerships.
Ability to complete projects on time and on budget, and report on status and progress.
Ability to adhere to established policies and procedures.
Strong strategic and project management skills.
Ability to work with software packages in a Windows-based environment, including advanced Excel skills. Knowledge and use of: Banner Finance System, COGNOS Reporting System, KRONOS Time Collection software, CONCUR Travel and Expense Management software, and Taleo Employment System.
Ability to visit sites on the Philadelphia metro campuses.
Exceptional analytical skills.
Excellent written and oral communication
Solid analytical, decision making and problem solving skills.
Solid interpersonal skills.
Strong organizational and management abilities
This position requires a background check.
Temple University offers an array of benefits, such as generous paid time off, tuition remission, and a competitive pension plan.
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Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and. employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.
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