The Assistant Dean for Administration and Finance serves as a chief administrative and chief financial officer of the School of Education. The Assistant Dean for Administration and Finance oversees and directs all activities of the School of Education as it relates to fiscal operations, contract review, analysis and strategy including the annual budgeting process and business/data analysis. Serves as a key member of the Dean's Executive Leadership Team in Education as well as the Campus. Provides supervision to our Business Analyst, as well the Fiscal Operations team. Operationally, the Assistant Dean will manage, plan and organize the School's financial operations which include, but are not limited to, financial planning and forecasting, budgeting, data analysis, and administration.
Master's degree in business administration or a related field and eight years of progressively responsible and successful administrative and management experience including fiscal operations (travel, purchasing, contracts and grants, auditing) and five years of budgeting and planning experience.
Combinations of education and related experience may be considered.
Ability to supervise, guide, and motivate a large number of staff members, including high level directors on the management team. Comprehensive and clear understanding and interpretation of University and departmental operating policies, with ability to strategically create new procedures to help the school achieve its operational goals. Demonstrated knowledge about the breadth of research and teaching in the School to inform decisions that may financially impact the school. Ability to serve as a senior member of the leadership team and guide the Dean and EAD on all business and fiscal matters. Familiarity with IU Foundation and/or higher education sector protocols. Experience managing large complex budgets. Ability to effectively communicate and exchange information.
MBA/MPA. IU experience.
Working Conditions / Demands
High degree of mental concentration. Sound and broad conceptual judgement to properly perform the duties of the position.
Salary Plan: PAE
Salary Grade: 4AD
Job Function: Finance
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