The Director of Finance is responsible for the day-to-day finance operations of the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. In this capacity, the position incumbent is responsible for providing overall direction of financial operations across all divisions, offices, and units of the School. The position is the subject matter expert on State, University, and School level financial policies, procedures, and processes, and will provide guidance to all departments and divisions, advise the leadership in budget and financial matters, ensure the financial activities are accurate and compliant with financial and accounting regulations and procedures. The position provides advanced budget & financial modeling and generates detailed analyses of financial operations and the financial outlook of the School. The Director of Finance monitors financial operations, prepares monthly, quarterly, and annual reports on financial variances, provides recommendations to maintain a positive cash flow. Develops and administers the School's annual budget process. The position will supervise subordinate finance staff and will work closely with and report to the Executive Director of Finance and Facilities Services to develop budget and financial strategies for the School.
Education and Experience:
Minimum of 4 years budget/financial modeling and reporting experience, preferably in a higher education or nonprofit environment. Demonstrated analytical skills including ability to analyze large volumes of data, solve problems, find efficient way to complete tasks, and make decisions. Prior experience using PeopleSoft. Prior supervisory experience.
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