Posting Summary: The Vice President for Business & Finance is responsible for finance and administration which includes the areas of Financial and Business services, Accounting and Payroll, Human Resources, Facilities Management, Procurement and Travel, and Equity and Inclusion. The Vice President for Business & Finance provides leadership in financial accountability, policy, systems and reporting; oversees the intuitional financial planning; and is responsible for the management and reporting of the financial activities of the Tennessee State University Foundation. This person is responsible for the development of a financial strategy, the ongoing development and monitoring of internal control systems designed to preserve and protect university assets, for reporting accurate financial information, monitoring adherence to the budget and developing long-term financial and operational strategies. The Vice President for Business & Finance provides the leadership, management and vision necessary to ensure the institution has the proper operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures, and people systems in place to safeguard operating and accountability efficiency. This position reports directly to the President and serves on the President's Cabinet working collaboratively with all members of the Cabinet. The Vice President also works with officials of the TSU Board of Trustees, Tennessee Higher Education Commission (THEC) and Tennessee Board of Regions (TBR) along with local, state and federal government agencies.
Internal Number: 220_56937
About Tennessee State University
Tennessee State University is committed to excellence and has been consistently listed in the U.S. News & World Report’s “Guide to America’s Best Colleges” for more than a decade. Founded in 1912, TSU is a comprehensive, urban, co-educational, land-grant institution in Nashville, Tennessee. The university has been served by seven presidents, including Dr. Glenda Baskin Glover, who is currently serving as our eighth president.TWO CAMPUSESOur Nashville home offers two locations—the 500-acre main campus nestles in a beautiful residential neighborhood along the Cumberland River, and the downtown Avon Williams campus sits near the center of Nashville’s business and government district.