The Financial Manager reports directly to the Administrator of the Department of Geriatrics and the Reynolds Institute on Aging (RIOA) and will assist with all financial responsibilities for both the Department and the Institute including annual budgets, capital budget requests, monthly variance reports, and monitoring of departmental expenditures across all funds to ensure accurate postings. This person will be involved with strategic planning and will make recommendations to the Administrator and the RIOA Executive Leadership in facilitating cost-savings and operational efficiencies and will serve as a delegate for reviewing and approving travel, procurement, foundation payments, grant proposals (TRACKS) and clinical research studies (CLARA). Additional responsibilities include contracts management (Ntracts), processing Justification for Recruitment (JFR) for new faculty positions, updating personnel funding allocations in ESS, interdepartmental transfer entries, RIOA facilities management, and foundation invoicing submitted through the Foundation Funds and Tracking Administration (FFTA) system.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary is based on experience
Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance, math or business related field plus 5 years of financial management experience preferably in a healthcare setting OR Master’s degree in business administration, accounting or related field plus 3 years of financial management experience preferably in a healthcare setting.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: