Financial Manager - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Job ID 643

Financial Manager to coordinate essential financial areas of responsibility under the Assistant Dean for Administration including enhancing information systems.  Prepares reporting packages including forecasting, analytical review and graphs.  Oversees projects and implements them successfully.  


Financial reporting, forecasting and analysis – fulfill the financial reporting responsibilities of Farmer School of Business including preparation and analysis of financial statements, management reports and presentation materials for key stakeholders.  Develop critical management decision analysis tools and implement tracking of revenue generating and cost saving initiatives.  Budgeting process – serve a primary role in the design and implementation of the annual budget process for the division and provide day-to-day oversight of the plan.  Accounting – provide leadership of the day-to-day oversight of fund accounting and financial reporting functions by directing and interacting with FSB constituents.

Minimum Qualifications

Education:  Bachelor’s degree
Minor in Decision Science

Six months to one year of experience in office environment (experience earned during degree program acceptable).
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Excellent computer skills including Excel, Access, Word and PowerPoint.
Strong organization skills, detail oriented and demonstrated teamwork skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Education:  Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting or related field; Master's degree in related area.
Minimum one year business experience (experience earned during degree program acceptable), with a focus on finance or accounting.
Experience with fund accounting in a university or similar environment.
Strong project management skills and an entrepreneurial, self-motivated attitude.
Experience with integrated financial systems such as Banner Finance, a major plus.
Experience in writing macros to develop sophisticated databases and spreadsheets.
Experience in using Tableau to develop sophisticated dashboards.
Ability to function independently and effectively in a self-directed environment.

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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