The Associate Director, Finance and Operations will direct the administrative functions, facilitate effective financial management and oversee the day to day operations of the Institute for Sustainable Energy (ISE). Core responsibilities include budget management and planning, financial tracking and reporting, pre- and post-award grant administration for external funding, and support for hiring and other administrative needs. This role will be the primary administrative liaison to Questrom Finance and Administration staff as well as other central BU administrative offices and will serve as the internal ISE expert on all financial and administrative matters.
The Questrom School of Business believes that the cultural and social diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is vitally important to the distinction and excellence of our research and academic programs. To that, we are especially eager to have join our ranks a colleague who supports our institutional commitment to ensuring BU is inclusive, equitable, diverse, and a place where all constituents can thrive. The Questrom School of Business seeks to continue diversifying our faculty, student and staff ranks, recognizing that diversity of experience and thought deepens the intellectual endeavor.
About the Institute for Sustainable Energy: The Boston University Institute for Sustainable Energy is a university-wide center dedicated to facilitating the transition to a sustainable, climate-safe global energy system. Through interdisciplinary research, policy analysis, and collaborative engagement, our mission is to ensure that the energy systems of the world provide abundant, sustainable, and universally accessible energy services to both emerging and advanced economies.
B.A./B.S. Degree required, Master's Degree preferred; demonstrated accounting experience, exceptional oral and written communication skills, proficient in MS Office software, detail oriented and organized. Ability to take initiative, think strategically, problem solve effectively and work well with a team. Five to eight years of experience in a related field.
You must submit a cover letter if you want to be considered for this role.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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