The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine (ESFCOM) at Washington State University is embarking on the accreditation and development of a next generation medical school designed to train students to be physician leaders, who innovate, adapt and discover in an ever changing healthcare landscape. The School is now inviting applications for the position of Senior Manager, Budget and Fiscal Analysis who will join the Business Services team.
The Senior Manager, Budget and Fiscal Analysis reports to the Associate Dean for Finance, Administration and Strategy and supports the strategic financial planning, development and reporting needs for all aspects of college.
S/he provides, manages and reports out on all activities related to finance and strategic planning. This position serves as the second-in-command to the Associate Dean and uses considerable independent judgment when analyzing issues, articulating solutions, and applying these standards to complex finance situations in interactions with administrators, faculty, and staff. Additionally, s/he manages a team of fiscal staff.
A Bachelor’s degree in business, economics or a related field, and three (3) years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Experience which demonstrates advanced knowledge of accounting principles and practices, budget development, financial management and internal controls.
Experience which demonstrates strong analytical, problem solving and project management skills.
Experience which demonstrates advanced financial analysis, forecasting and financial reporting skills.
Demonstrated computer skills including proficiency with Microsoft Office Excel.
Experience analyzing existing business processes, identifying areas for process improvement, then translating into cohesive procedures.
Experience in a medical school or health sciences organization.
Proficiency with DataWarehouse or similar software.
Founded as the people’s university in 1890, Washington State University fulfills that commitment by transforming lives through education, research, and community outreach. In 2015, the University celebrated 125 years of delivering life-changing knowledge and discoveries to citizens across the state, region, nation, and around the world. The state’s only land-grant institution and one of two public... research universities, WSU provides a world-class education to nearly 30,000 students through its multi-campus, statewide locations and online. The University strives to ensure that higher education is accessible at an affordable cost—a decades-long WSU commitment to the state’s citizens. The University offers more than 200 undergraduate fields of study and 127 graduate and professional degree programs. Many academic programs win recognition nationally for excellence. WSU is one of just 108 public and private universities in the United States—out of more than 4,500—singled out for its “very high research activity” by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The University’s research agenda is focused on addressing challenges in health, sustainability, smart systems, national security, and opportunity and equity. WSU is a major driver of Washington’s economy, partnering with many of the state’s leading industries, including agribusiness, aerospace, health care, software, and construction. The University is responsible for nearly 20,600 jobs statewide and generates an overall economic impact of more than $3.3 billion annually. The institution’s operating budget expenditures total nearly $2 billion annually.