This is a fully benefits-eligible term appointment ending one year from date of hire with possibility of renewal.
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Salary Grade: 059
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
MBA or Master's degree in relevant field desirable
Strong accounting, budgeting, analytic, and management skills needed, including understanding of GAAP accounting principles and familiarity with SAS112 regulations.
Excellent communication skills required, both verbal and written.
Demonstrated ability to lead a process, as well as to work in a collaborative environment to achieve
Proven ability to handle sensitive data with discretion, creatively solve financial problems, generate
new and improved financial processes and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
Expert user of Excel and enterprise financial systems, as well as other Microsoft Office tools.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 52360BR
About Harvard University Kennedy School
Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally. The University, which is based in Cambridge and Boston, Massachusetts, has an enrollment of over 20,000 degree candidates, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Harvard has more than 360,000 alumni around the world. The University has twelve degree-granting Schools in addition to the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, offering a truly global education. Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States.