Vice President, Finance & Accounting
Company: Woodbury University
Posted on: September 3, 2018
VICE PRESIDENT, FINANCE & ACCOUNTING Woodbury University invites expressions of interest in theposition of Vice President for Finance & Accounting. The VicePresident serves as a member of the President's senior cabinet andprovides "hands-on" leadership for the management of financial andbusiness affairs including overall administration of the budgetprocess in conformity with the University's strategic plan;maintenance of internal accounting controls; development offinancial policies and procedures; procurement of goods andservices; management and administration of long-term debt includingbonds; and restructuring the institutions financial and accountingsystems. The VP for Finance & Accounting will interface and presentregularly to the university's leadership and the Board of Trustees.As they key financial leader advising the President and Board ofTrustees, the VPFA will provide critical insight and analyses tosupport strategic planning, goal setting, and key policy anddecision making. Key Responsibilities Responsibilities for this role include oversight andadministration of all financial operations on campus, includinghands-on detailed assessment, development and integration ofsystems, and through accounting and financial reporting. The VPFA will play an active role in the day-to-day managementand strategic guidance of the following: Overall Finance and AccountingBudgeting and Financial ProjectionsFinancial Reporting and Regulatory ComplianceMonitoring Investments The ideal candidate will be strategic and results driven, withstrong leadership skills and a proven track record. A bachelor'sdegree in Finance, Accounting, or Business Administration isrequired, and an advanced degree or CPA is preferred. It isessential that candidates have a minimum of five years ofincreasingly responsible senior management experience, preferablyin private higher education or in a not-for-profit organization.Candidates must have knowledge of fund accounting and highereducation administrative support programs, the ability to performfinancial analyses, and mastery of automated systems and computerand software applications for financial analysis. As a seasonedfinancial leader of integrity, it is necessary that the VPFA have acommitment to team-based management and possesses impeccable verbaland written communication skills; strong relationship buildingcapabilities; an entrepreneurial approach to seeking and analyzingfinancial opportunities; flexibility and adaptability to shiftingpriorities or needs, with sound and influential decision makingabilities. Founded in 1884, Woodbury University is an independentregionally accredited, coeducational, non-profit, nonsectarian,partially residential institution of 1,400 students. The academicprograms offer bachelor's and master's degrees from the School ofBusiness & Management, and bachelor's degrees from the Schoolsof Architecture & Design, and Arts & Sciences. Foradditional information, please visit our web site at. Review of materials will begin immediately and continue untilthe position has been filled. Please send, FAX or e-mail a letter of interestaddressing the qualifications,resume, salary history, and thenames, addresses and telephone numbers of threereferences to: Human Resources Office Woodbury University 7500 N. Glenoaks Blvd. Burbank, CA 91 Email: Fax: Woodbury University is an EEO/AA institutioncommitted to multicultural diversity in its peoples andprograms. Category: Finance , Keywords: VP Finance
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