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The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) serves as the senior strategic and operational financial officer for the UCSF Fresno Campus and is considered one of the key leaders at UCSF Fresno for strategic planning, financial strategy, systems, policy development and executive problem solving. The CFO provides counsel to the Chief Administrative Officer, Associate Dean, Assistant Dean’s, Department Chiefs and works in collaboration with UCSF Associate Dean for Financial Affairs and Chancellor’s Office leaders on short and long-term financial management strategies to implement UCSF Fresno’s strategic plans in light of financial and organizational change, to advance the pursuit and achievement of excellence in education, patient care and research.
- The CFO is responsible for directing all financial and compliance management for UCSF Fresno, including financial operations and reporting, financial planning and analysis, strategic planning and development, business intelligence, and resource stewardship (audit and compliance).
- This position works collaboratively with UCSF Fresno managers, acting as a resource in the development and oversight of financial budgets.
- The CFO is expected to develop and determine innovative solutions, and implement actions, to resolve financial issues.
- The CFO serves as an administrative liaison and facilitator between UCSF Fresno and San Francisco-based finance departments, programs and offices and is the direct financial administrative link between UCSF Fresno, UCSF School of Medicine (SOM), the Chancellor’s office, and the Office of the President.
- This position also serves as the financial administrative liaison and facilitator between UCSF Fresno and the faculty practice management organization, Central California Medical Group (CCFMG), Community Regional Medical Centers (CRMC), Family Health Care Network (FHCN) and the Fresno Veterans Affairs (VA) Hospital.
- Strong working knowledge of finance and operations metrics for higher education/research/health system.
- Excellent customer service, project management and strategic planning skills
- Demonstrated interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively across the organization at all levels; ability to interact with diverse populations.
- Negotiation skills
- Ability to communicate, both verbally and in writing, complex findings and recommendations in a clear and concise manner.
- Expert knowledge of complex financial policies, practices and systems; budgeting, financial modeling, and reporting techniques; fund accounting; human resource planning; accounting and bookkeeping. Thorough knowledge of industry best practices.
- Client services oriented; good listening, critical thinking and analytical skills.
Qualification & Experience:
- Advanced degree in related area and / or equivalent experience / training.
- Minimum seven years of progressive, direct related work experience in finance, budget, resource planning, and decision support.
Company: University of California
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Fresno, CA, US
Application Deadline: N/A