Harvard UniversitySenior Director, Administration & FinanceHarvard Kennedy School53957BRJob SummaryResponsible for the overall direction and oversight of financial operations, which may include payroll, accounting, accounts payable/receivable, procurement, capital projects, endowment funding, research administration, or other function.Job CodeF0859M Financial Admin Ops Mgt VJob-Specific ResponsibilitiesThe Senior Director for Administration and Finance will lead the key administrative functions of the new Bloomberg Center for Cities at Harvard University including finance and budgeting, human resources, information systems, office and remote-office management, communications operations, and contracting. Building on the Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative, the Center will focus on improving cities by strengthening city leadership and governance, and will serve as a hub of world-class programs, teaching, and research on cities, and a vibrant community that brings together faculty, students, and expertise from around Harvard to engage in continuous interaction with practice.We are committed to building and fostering a diverse and inclusive team of staff, students, and faculty and we seek candidates who share our commitment and values. Reporting to the Executive Director, and working closely with the Director, the Senior Director for Administration and Finance will play a key role on the Center's leadership team, regularly identifying and executing ways to enable the success of the Center's team and staff, advancing operational excellence across the organization, and leading and strengthening the following critical functions:
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Additional InformationContinued from Duties and Responsibilities Above:As a key leader in the organization, the Senior Director will also model and seek ways to:
Please note: During the current period of Covid-19 related restrictions, this position may start as a remote position, with transition to onsite in Cambridge, Massachusetts when the office reopens. We continue to monitor the evolving COVID-19 and lifting of restrictions. We appreciate your understanding and flexibility with our interview process. We will be conducting interviews virtually for selected candidates until further notice.Salary Range: $90,200 - $157,200Note: Starting salaries typically fall in the lower half of the salary range; however, they are ultimately determined by the scope of the position, the candidate's relevant experience, and internal equity.Harvard Kennedy School's Mission and Commitment to Diversity, Inclusion, and BelongingAt Harvard Kennedy School, fostering a diverse and inclusive community where everyone feels they belong is a matter of basic fairness consistent with our core values as an institution. It is also essential to our mission of improving public policy and leadership-because recruiting the best people and creating an environment where they can thrive make us better at what we do, because we learn more from people with different perspectives, and because we work in diverse groups and serve diverse societies.Learn more about Harvard Kennedy School's commitment to diversity, inclusion, and belonging.Harvard offers a generous benefits package including:
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Job Function FinanceSub Unit------------Location USA - MA - CambridgeDepartmentBloomberg Center for CitiesTime StatusFull-timeUnion00 - Non Union, Exempt or TemporarySalary Grade059Pre-Employment ScreeningEducation, IdentityEEO StatementWe are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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