Reporting to the Director of Business & Operational Strategy and working closely with the Office of the Chancellor Finance Team, the Assistant Director of Finance & Operations manages all operations for the EDGE RC and CC. The Assistant Director supports day-to-day operations and plays a pivotal role in ensuring that EDGE programs kick off, run, and end smoothly. They ensure proper vendor contract verification, timely requisition and invoice processing for all vendors, and support monthly reconciliation of all EDGE indexes. They provide strong customer service support, support the timely processing of transactions, and assists with reconciling discrepancies.
The Assistant Director assists with onboarding/offboarding staff members and works closely with the Office of the Chancellor Finance team to ensure compliance with NU and OTC policies. They work closely with EDGE department leaders on all budgeting aspects ensuring expenses are in line with approved budgets and provide budget reports for units. They assist with the modeling of revenue and expense projections for the EDGE RC and support the monthly forecasting and annual budgeting exercises. The Assistant Director will work closely with all financial systems including but not limited to: Banner Finance, Cognos, Concur, and Argos.
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