Manage annual budget cycle, monitor budgets, and act as first line support to budget unit administrators for certain budget units as well as selected central University budgets.
Review budget submissions, midyear and third quarter projections as submitted by budget units for accuracy and reasonableness and monitor budgets throughout the year.
Authorize purchase orders, employment requisitions and facilities work orders on behalf of the Budget Office.
Provide ad hoc financial analysis as requested by Budget Office Coordinator, Director of Budgets and Financial Analysis, Assistant VP of Financial Services, or other senior University officials.
Provide guidance to department heads, administrators and Senior Administrators regarding financial issues.
Undergraduate degree (such as Commerce or Business Administration) with a major emphasis in accounting or finance, plus approximately five years related experience in an accounting environment; experience in financial or budget administration required. Professional accounting designation (i.e., CA, CMA, or CGA) is highly preferred. Strong analytical and interpersonal skills, attention to detail in a high volume environment required.
As an employer of choice, Dalhousie University offers an attractive total compensation package, including a defined benefit pension plan, health and dental plans, a health spending account, an employee and family assistance plan, and a tuition assistance program.
This competition closes on August 24, 2012.
Salary Range: $45,274 - $61,252 per annum (Adm-05 - This position has a provisional classification; the Job Evaluation Unit will initiate a formal classification process in approximately six months.)
This is a one (1) year Term position.
This position is part of the Dalhousie Professional & Managerial Group (DPMG). Dalhousie University - 10 months ago