Location:West Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center (Jackson, TN)
Reporting to the Center Director, this position provides administrative and financial support for the research, education, and outreach mission of the West Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center in Jackson, TN. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: *Budget monitoring and financial management *Processing HR transactions *Processing payroll *Responsible for invoices, procurement cards, cash deposits, requisitions, assets, etc. *Reconciling monthly accounting ledgers *Forecasting budgets and generating reports *Administrative support for Center Director *Maintaining departmental files *Ensuring compliance with University Policies and Procedures (Fiscal and Human Resource) *Purchasing/ordering supplies as directed *Performing general clerical duties (i.e. answering phones) and maintaining department records *Assisting with planning and implementation of field days and special events *Providing center information to visitors when requested *Performing other duties as assigned by supervisor
Internal Number: 206429
About Institute of Agriculture
The Institute’s four major units are the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, the College of Veterinary Medicine, UT AgResearch and UT Extension. The Institute contributes to improving the quality of lives and enhancing the agricultural, economic, environmental and social well-being of Tennessee. Our clientele include students, families, farmers, 4-Hers, agribusiness and the general public.