Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Business Manager III (BM III) for the SAS- Dean’s Office. This position reports to the SAS Office of Business Affairs Business Manager II. The BM III independently manages financial planning, analysis and administration of the all aspects of the operating and externally funded budgets for assigned SAS academic units. This position performs professional work requiring knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and practices (GAAP), and a good understanding and application of concepts, theories, principles, practices, terminology and applied accounting.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Oversees the administration of and performs periodic audits of all accounts (which includes: operating, designated, auxiliary, restricted, etc.) for all assigned units.
Responsible for coordination of tracking, funds transfers and proper utilization of salary and operating budgets.
Monitors accounts, identifies and resolves problems as needed.
Ensures the proper administration of business activities within University guidelines and acts as a liaison to ensure the integration of these activities with corresponding functions at the departmental and University levels.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a bachelor's degree business administration, finance, accounting or a related field; or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience that demonstrates knowledge and understanding of accounting principles, budget development and oversight, budget analysis and reporting, administration, work organization, and coordination of multiple demands.
Also requires a minimum of five (5) years relevant professional experience in an administrative, management or budgetary function.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Excellent communication and organization skills
Strong computer literacy
Ability to handle multiple responsibilities
Ability to work independently
Use of personal vehicle in order to travel for business demands; a valid driver's license would be required for this position.
Requires knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and practices (GAAP), and a good understanding and application of concepts, theories, principles, practices, terminology and applied accounting.
A drivers license and use of a personal car are recommended to attend to business on all New Brunswick campuses.
Clean Driving Record
Posting Number: 18ST4038
Location: Douglass (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 81491
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.