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Manager, Business Operations

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Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: UMBC Campus
Categories: Business/Accounting/Finance


 Campus Card and Mail Services


The incumbent will supervise the day to day activities of support staff, providing business management services for the IT and Financial Operation units. 

Specific duties include:

  • Manage the accounting team and campus card staff in a combination of business operations such as finance and technical support of the CS Gold Card platform, network components, and devices used across campus;
  • Create financial reports (CSGold, Excel Spreadsheets) to support the needs of the department;
  • Monitor off-campus vendor payments;
  • Support the dining services team, Chartwells, and make recommendations on how to improve customer service;
  • Perform a variety of advanced financial analyses to determine present and forecast financial stability of the department;
  • Manage the preparation and publication of departmental and organization financial documents;
  • Support the Assistant Director with assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the departments goals and objectives;
  • Ensure proper staffing levels for department;
  • Make hiring and employee discipline decisions;
  • Develop, manage, train, and evaluate employees;
  • Ensure compliance with Human Resource and Departmental policies and procedures;
  • Implement systems and controls to achieve financial performance as established by the departmental business plan and is aware of and addresses any changes in the financial climate that may affect the budget; and
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Required Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree preferably in Accounting, Information Technology or related field.

General understanding of GAAP Accounting Principles or previous work in an accounting office environment.

Basic understanding of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PPT)

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Two years experience working in a college/university or large dining environment
  • Previous/Current working knowledge of CS Gold
Background Screening Statement:

A background check will be required.  

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please include a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references. 

Screening of Applications Begins: For best consideration, submit application by January 31, 2019.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Salary: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Hours: Full-time
Type: Regular
FLSA Status: Exempt
Benefits: UMBC offers a benefits package for regular and grant-funded regular employees including generous leave, excellent health, life, and disability insurance, retirement plans, tuition remission, on-site preschool, and numerous professional development and wellness opportunities. To learn more about our benefits click here.
 Equal Opportunity Statement: UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


If you require a reasonable accommodation for a disability for any part of the employment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 410-455-2337 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Work Authorization  As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.

Advertised: Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Open Until Filled

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