The College of Arts and Letters at Old Dominion University is accepting applications for the Director of Financial Operations (full-time, 12 month) position. This position will independently perform and manage a variety of complex administrative and business functions relative to budget, finance, procurement, facilities management, information technology services, human resources, and office service support in compliance with University and state policy. This position will also serve as an authorized budget unit director delegate for the Dean and the College.
Required Education: Master’s degree in finance, business administration, accounting, or economics.
Required Qualifications: Extensive experience working in finance and accounting environment monitoring and reconciling financial data. Strong analytical and mathematical skills. Strong ability to explain complicated financial information. Extensive knowledge of modern business practices. Considerable knowledge of financial/accounting functions and operations. Working knowledge of information systems (e.g. Banner or similar program). Demonstrated ability to work independently. Excellent organizational skills. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated decisiveness, ability to delegate, ability to display accountability, to impact, inspire, and motivate (adaptable personality).
Preferred Qualifications: Considerable experience working in a finance/accounting position in a university setting. Some experience working in an executive-level office or position.
Review Date: The initial application review date for this position is September 16, 2019 and will remain open until filled.
Internal Number: FP588A
About Old Dominion University
Old Dominion University is Virginia's forward-focused research university with rigorous academics, an energetic residential community, entrepreneurial research and collaboration, and initiatives that contribute nearly $2.1 billion to the economy. Located along the Elizabeth River in Norfolk, Virginia, the ODU campus boasts state-of-the-art academic facilities, 14 residence halls and amenities such as the Student Recreation Center.