The Business Manager is responsible to the Chief Information Officer for managing all Information Technology Services (ITS) procurements, contracts, and budgetary accounts. This positions is responsible for:
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.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Job Category: Administrative
Bachelor's degree or higher in business, accounting or related field required.
Two to three years budgeting or accounting experience.
Internal Number: 19116
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.