The University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford
Location: Rockford, Illinois
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: Job ID #152046
The University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine Rockford seeks applications for a full time Director of Finance and Accounting. This position promotes the financial well-being of the College of Medicine Rockford. Responsibilities include all financial and accounting operations; strategic financial planning and budgeting; audit interactions; collaboration with other health sciences colleges on the Rockford campus and ensuring that all financial policies and procedures are compliant with regulatory controls and University policies and procedures. The Director of Finance and Accounting reports to the Regional Dean and is a member of the College of Medicine Rockford senior leadership team.
Rockford is a progressive, mid-sized metropolitan area in northern Illinois, one hour west of Chicago and one hour south of Madison, Wisconsin. The city has minor league baseball and hockey, numerous golf courses, award-winning park system, three botanical gardens, an art museum, theaters, a revitalizing downtown, and a river walk. Public and several private school systems are available.
Minimum qualifications include a master’s degree in business, finance, accounting, or public administration required; CPA, MBA, or Healthcare related master’s degree preferred. With a minimum of seven years of financial leadership experience in the preparation of financial statements and financial planning and/or business administration and management experience required. Experience in an academic environment is preferred. Submit CV, letter of interest and list of three references to https://jobs.uic.edu/Rockford.
The University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that has a strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity and is particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people. We do not discriminate on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Offers of employment by the University of Illinois may be subject to approval by the University’s Board of Trustees and are made contingent upon the candidate’s successful completion of any criminal background checks and other pre-employment assessments that may be required for the position being offered. Additional information regarding such pre-employment checks and assessments may be provided as applicable during the hiring process.
The University of Illinois System requires candidates selected for hire to disclose any documented finding of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment and to authorize inquiries to current and former employers regarding findings of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment. For more information, visit https://www.hr.uillinois.edu/cms/One.aspx?portalId=4292&pageId=1411899
About The University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford
A campus of one of the largest public medical schools in the United States, the University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford provides the finest community-based medical training to medical students, residents and fellows. We are internationally recognized as a leader in rural medical education and our Master of Science in Medical Biotechnology Program provides outstanding opportunities for the next generation of researchers and scientists. Our competitive academic curriculum and acclaimed research opportunities attract top students and faculty worldwide to our scenic 20-acre campus in Rockford, Illinois.
Education, Innovation and Service
At the College of Medicine Rockford, we foster attitudes of compassion and dedication and provide opportunities to learn the principles of primary care and its relevance to the delivery of effective health care. With local, national and international affiliations, the College of Medicine Rockford has access to vast resources in health care and medicine. We offer quality medical education, impact the future of medicine through advanced research and provide exceptional health care to the community through our UI Health L.P. Johnson Family ...Health Center and other clinical endeavors. Education, innovation and service – it’s our foundation, and it’s what we deliver.