Reporting to the Division of Financial Operations, the Director of Bursar Services will lead/direct billing and accounts receivable, tuition/fee assessment, and collection of past due AR and student loans. Hire, promote, evaluate and provide training opportunities for direct reports and staff. Monitor departmental reconciliations to ensure completion on a timely basis. In conjunction with the Fiscal Manager, oversee departmental expenditures while adhering to assigned budget. Review and recommend changes to policies/procedures, maintain internal controls operations and systems. Manage departmental year-end closing processes, interacting with auditors and other vendors as needed.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field and 5-7 years of related experience.
5-7 years of direct supervisory experience managing staff.
5-7 years of experience in accounting, auditing or compliance experience.
Excellent communication skills, written and verbal, with the ability to clearly communicate issues to all levels of management and interact with staff and other departments in a positive manner.
Must be highly organized, able to multitask, and be a self-starter who can work independently with sensitive, confidential information.
Advanced Microsoft Office Skills (Word, PowerPoint, especially Excel).
Demonstrated ability to define problems, accurately manage, analyze and interpret data and develop solutions.
Requires a business aptitude, math skills and strong work ethic.
Master’s Degree in business discipline.
10+ years of direct supervisory experience managing staff.
CPA, CMA or CTP designation.
Experience with student information/enterprise resource planning systems.
Knowledge/Experience in Federal Title IV Loan Disbursement Regulations.
Knowledge/Experience with Ellucian Banner and TouchNet e-commerce platform.
Fund accounting experience in a non-profit organization.
Wright State University is a national public university in Dayton, Ohio with more than 10,000 students. Offering 315 degree programs, the university is made up of five colleges, two schools, and a branch campus in Celina, Ohio. Named for the Wright brothers, Wright State University offers an exceptional, affordable education.