The University of Tennessee, Knoxville announces a position in the Department of Anthropology for a Business Manager to begin January 1, 2020. This is a full-time (12-month), permanent administrative appointment. The Business Manager is responsible for financial, administrative, and human resources functions in the Department. This position establishes departmental standards and practices, ensures fiscal compliance per University policies and procedures, and prepares and manages departmental budgets (for both state-funded and externally-funded accounts). This position is the primary resource for departmental faculty and staff questions regarding fiscal and human resources policy matters. The Business Manager recommends budget and expenditure allocations; reviews human resources and financial documents in IRIS; prepares annual E account and I account budgets; prepares monthly budget and expense reports for faculty regarding startup and research accounts; manages startup accounts, Scholarly Activity and Research Incentive Funds (SARIF), Exhibit, Performance and Publication Expenses (EPPE), and internal research awards; submits carryover requests for department annually; monitors externally-funded accounts and provides financial reports to PIs; fulfills credit card orders and payments through Touchnet (E-commerce merchant system) on a daily basis; and completes annual University Payment Card Industry (PCI) questionnaire and audit. This position has supervisory responsibilities and is responsible for staff performance management.
Internal Number: 187727
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