Provide support to the daily operations of the Financial Services Office. Assist Vice President of Finance and Controller by providing direction, training and supervision of staff. Provide assistance to the university’s budget planning and development, ensuring all policies, processes and systems are implemented and executed. Work closely with senior administrators in Financial Services to support and carry out Chapman’s financial goals, using various financial models to analyze and forecast budget control.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field of business, or equivalent combination of experience and education.
Minimum 10 years experience in financial oversight of a medium size company.
Minimum 5 years experience in Higher Education or non-profit organization.
Expertise in financial and accounting practices and reporting, including chart of accounts design, asset management, ledger, budgeting, payables and receivables, purchasing and expense management.
Chapman University is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community. The University is dedicated to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruitment and employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. The University is committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
Internal Number: 2017-99
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