Asst Director Of Budget, Finance, %26 Operations - SWORPS
Location: knoxville, Tennessee
Internal Number: 242121
Assistant Director of Budget, Finance, and Operations
Social Work Office of Research and Public Service (SWORPS)
University of Tennessee College of Social Work
Market Range: MR12
The Social Work Office of Research and Public Service (SWORPS) seeks an Assistant Director of Budget, Finance, and Operations who will enthusiastically embrace the opportunity to provide fiscal and operational support for SWORPS. We need a hardworking and flexible professional who will be responsible for managing the annual contracts that fund the office, as well as overseeing the human resources and business operation.
Who We Are:
The Social Work Office of Research and Public Service (SWORPS) is an applied research center of the University of Tennessee College of Social Work (CSW). We are a dynamic and close-knit interdisciplinary team of individuals with a shared vision of thriving communities with equitable outcomes for all. We do that by building partnerships that leverage research, technology, and human connection to improve lives in Tennessee and beyond.
Over the past fifty years, SWORPS has worked with local nonprofits such as the United Way of Greater Knoxville, University of Tennessee departments and faculty researchers, state agencies such as the Tennessee Department of Human Services, and federal agencies like the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Our annual portfolio consists of 25-40 sponsored projects spanning a wealth of different content areas, but one common thread -each project contributes one more building block for thriving communities with equitable outcomes for all.
Our primary mission is to move forward the frontiers of human knowledge and enrich and elevate the citizens of the state of Tennessee, the nation, and the world. As the preeminent research-based, land-grant university in the state, UT embodies the spirit of excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, outreach, and engagement attained by the nation’s finest public research institutions.