Director of Finance

We're hiring a Director of Finance! This is a career, 100% time appointment eligible for full university benefits:

The Director of Finance provides leadership and planning for central University Relations finance functions, providing critical support to the mission, goals and objectives of University Relations, the UC Santa Cruz Foundation.

Leads the Financial Services Department that is responsible for central University Relations finance/budget functions, and the UC Santa Cruz Foundation accounting and reporting in addition to the accounting for campus gifts and endowments. The UC Santa Cruz Foundation is an independent 501c organization; accordingly its accounting and reporting functions are complex and has a broad scope as a $125 million non-profit organization.

Recommends changes to policies and establishes procedures that affect immediate organization. Works on issues of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors, including an understanding of current business trends. Follows processes and operational policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Provides guidance to subordinates to achieve goals in accordance with established policies. Erroneous decisions or failure to achieve goals results in additional costs and personnel, and serious delays in overall schedules.

The Initial Review Date (IRD) is 11/20/19. All applications received by the IRD are guaranteed consideration by the hiring unit. Application materials received after the IRD will only be forwarded to the unit upon their request. For a complete list of qualifications/competencies, use this quick link to access the job posting.

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