Financial Administrator 2 - 20270
About Northwestern University and the Office of Alumni Relations and Development:
At Northwestern University, the Office of Alumni Relations and Development serves to engage Northwestern alumni, parents, friends, and organizations in supporting the institution's goal to attain the "highest order of excellence" - a goal envisioned by its founders in 1851. The Office of Alumni Relations and Development collaborates with the entire University community to support the students, faculty, schools, and initiatives that make Northwestern a world-class institution of higher learning and innovative research. Go to http://giving.northwestern.edu/node/2515 to learn more about The Office of Alumni Relations and Development.
Careers in Northwestern University's Office of Alumni Relations and Development:
Northwestern University's Office of Alumni Relations and Development seeks to employ a varied and diverse range of dynamic people who understand the importance of our mission and vision. When you consider a career at Northwestern University, you know that you are joining an institution with a deep history of academic, professional and personal excellence.
We are currently recruiting for a Financial Administrator 2.
Under general direction of the Director, Finance and Administration, the Financial Administrator supports the Office of Alumni Relations and Development's financial operations by providing comprehensive financial and budgetary analysis and management of Department financial transaction activities. The Financial Administrator responsibilities include internal financial reporting, budget preparation and monitoring, purchasing, accounts payable, and payroll processing/reconciliation. The Financial Administrator supervises Department personnel engaged in financial processing activities. The Financial Administrator also ensures financial administration activities are completed in a timely, accurate, and compliant manner.
Assists in the creation of Campaign expense policies and procedures and educates staff on proper Campaign accounting procedures, ensuring compliance to policy.
Please visit our Careers page, http://giving.northwestern.edu/node/2515, for a full description and instructions for applying.
Working at Northwestern University:
Beyond being a place to learn and grow professionally, Northwestern is an exciting and fulfilling place to work! Northwestern offers many benefit options to full and part-time employees including: competitive compensation; excellent retirement plans; comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage; dependent care match; vacation, sick and holiday pay; professional development opportunities and tuition reimbursement.
Northwestern greatly values work/life balance amongst its employees. Take advantage of recreational, cultural, and enrichment opportunities on campus. Employees also receive access to childcare solutions, retail discounts, and other work/life balance resources.
Northwestern University is an equal opportunity employer and strongly believes in creating an environment that welcomes students, faculty and staff of all races, nationalities and religions. In doing so, we offer our students the opportunity to learn and grow in diverse communities preparing them for successful careers in an increasingly global and diverse work force.