Business Manager

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Business Manager
Department Information Technology Services - 50300
Pay Grade 10
Job Category Administrative
Job Summary

Responsible to the Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice Provost for Information Technology Services (ITS) for managing all ITS procurements, contracts, and budgetary accounts; Working closely with the CIO and Project Management Coordinator to ensure budgeting decisions are in line with the strategic goals and mission of ITS and the university; Providing consultation to all levels of departmental staff relative to budget issues to ensure expenditures remain within budget allocations while striving to achieve departmental objectives; Supporting other Information Technology Services departments in determining appropriate budgetary and service response for new initiatives, projects, changes in technology service or access, etc.; Maintaining open working relationships and communication with university budgeting offices and resources; and contributing to the success of Information Technology Services by demonstrating professionalism and enthusiasm for excellent customer service.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• Knowledge of accounting principles and fiscal management best practices;
• Knowledge of university and state regulations and procedures;
• Knowledge of strategic financial planning;
• Knowledge of university administrative software;
• Knowledge of university procurement and budgeting practices;
• Knowledge of basic software packages (Microsoft Office products, Adobe products, content management system, and learning management system preferred);
• Knowledge of basic computing functions for PC and Mac computers and mobile devices;
• Ability to assist others in developing and maintaining university budgets;
• Ability to understand and apply general policies and procedures;
• Ability to work productively on several projects simultaneously;
• Ability to maintain confidentiality;
• Demonstrate effective communication skills;
• Strong interpersonal skills and commitment to customer satisfaction.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting or related field required; Master’s degree preferred. Two to three years budgeting or accounting experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Higher education experience preferred. Experience with enterprise-level accounting procedures preferred.


Posting Detail Information

Posting Number AS00115P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? No
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 09/29/2017
Close Date 10/29/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Supplemental Questions

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  1. * What is the highest level of education you have obtained?
    • Less than a High School Diploma
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Associate's degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master's degree
    • Doctoral degree
  2. * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7+
  3. * Please describe in detail how your background and experience would be applicable for this position in a College/University setting

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents