Major Duties: General summary: Plans, allocates and manages budgets and accounting functions for assigned units within the Extended University Programs. - Ensures fiscal integrity of assigned budgets and procedures.- Works with department/unit directors and others to assess budgetary needs and guide through budgetary process; may make budgetary recommendations. - Develops and monitors budgets, projects expenditures, reconciles accounts, and researches and resolves discrepancies.- Researches and provides financial analysis on issues with financial implications; interprets, recommends and develops policies and procedures. - Creates and maintains financial records, reports, and databases.- May administer billing.
Minimum Qualifications: - Associate's degree or two years' college coursework in a related field from an accredited institution.- One year's relevant experience.- Budget, institutional and fund management experience.- Spreadsheet and office software proficiency.- Accounting systems experience.
Internal Number: 352_57768
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.