The Assistant Dean for Finance oversees and administers all aspects of the financial functions at the school of law. The position accounts for, reports on, and safeguards the financial resources of the school and its Foundation in a manner that supports the school's mission. The position leads a team that provides timely and accurate reporting and quality customer service to school leadership, departments throughout the school, main campus, the Foundation, the governing structure of North Carolina, and multiple external stakeholders. The assistant dean is responsible for carrying out the budgeting process for the school, grants management, implementing main campus initiatives, developing school policy related to finance, and consulting on financial strategy.
This position reports to the Associate Dean for Administration who ultimately sets policy and assigns duties, however, the Assistant Dean of Finance is expected to be able to recommend policy changes and carry out assigned duties in a substantially independent manner.
UNC School of Law is deeply committed to providing a welcoming community for students from all backgrounds. As the law school at the first public university in the country, our focus on public service and teaching excellence makes it crucial that we reflect and embrace the diversity of the communities we serve. Diversity of age, color, disability, gender, gender expression and identity, ideology, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, educational and cultural backgrounds, work experiences and veterans' status all enrich our community, connecting us with a variety of perspectives and ideas that strengthen our teaching, learning, and service.
Education and Experience:
a. Higher education experience, particularly within the UNC System and UNC Chapel Hill. b. M.B.A., CPA or other appropriate degree (e.g. finance, business, accounting and public administration), or equivalent experience.
Carolina rates among the nation’s great institutions of higher education, set on an historic and beautiful campus that celebrates all four seasons. Carolina’s students, faculty and staff come here from around the world, bringing varied cultural, racial and ethnic heritages that help make UNC-Chapel Hill a thriving intellectual center. We’re repeatedly ranked the nation’s best value in higher education for students seeking to earn a college degree – the University has garnered the top spot each time since the ranking’s launch in 1998.Whether you’ve just started your career, are new to academia or are a seasoned professional with assorted campus experiences to draw on, we hope you will find a great place at Carolina.