Assistant Vice President for Finance - Elon University in Elon North Carolina

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Elon University

Elon, North Carolina 27244

United States

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As a direct report to the senior vice president, he/she also serves as a member of the senior vice president's staff and acts for the senior vice president in his absence. Elon University is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes applicants from underrepresented groups.

Responsibilities include overseeing business and finance operations including Accounting, Purchasing, real estate, risk management and other operations as may be assigned by the senior vice president. The successful candidate will direct the development and management of all financial regulations and internal controls and assist in the development and management of the university’s annual budget and long-range financial and business plans. A Master’s degree with four to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience is expected. Ability to work with advanced spreadsheets, general ledger accounting systems, and other general technology such as word processing, email, etc. Resumes will be accepted until August 1, 2011. Send cover letter, resume and list of three references with contact information to Search Committee: Assistant Vice President for Finance, Office of Human Resources, 2070 Campus Box, Elon, NC 27244. Electronic submissions can be sent to

Elon University is a dynamic, private comprehensive institution known for its excellent arts and sciences as well as outstanding professional programs. Elon is one of only seven private universities in the nation with accredited schools of law, business, communications and education along with a Phi Beta Kappa chapter, which promotes the liberal arts and sciences. The university’s 5,000 undergraduates and almost 700 graduate students come from 48 states, the District of Columbia, and 49 other nations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Elon #2 among master’s-level universities in the South. Recognized in 2010 by the Chronicle’s Great Colleges to Work For survey, Elon ranked high for collaborative governance, teaching environment, facilities, workspaces, security, confidence in senior leadership, and respect and appreciation. The university is located on a beautiful and historic 600-acre campus in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, east of Greensboro and northwest of Raleigh and Durham. For more information about Elon University, please visit the Elon website at

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  • finance
  • assistant chief financial officer
  • higher education
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  • Support operations and planning
  • Dynamic, comprehensive private institution
  • Beautiful & historic 600 acre campus
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: 4-10 years
Level of Job: Vice President
Salary: Competitive
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 8/1/2011