Athabasca University - Manager, Financial Planning and Budgets
Location: Athabasca, Calgary or Edmonton Regions, Alberta
Athabasca University (“AU”) is looking for an inspired leader in Financial Planning and Budgeting to help them evolve both the role and its function within their Financial Services department. The Manager, Financial Planning and Budgets will lead significant change through the planning and budgeting unit. This is an exciting opportunity to work with an innovative and progressive, cause-driven organization during a time of significant transformation. It is also an opportunity to join a group of highly engaged leaders charged with being agents of change within the University.
If you have significant experience in change management, are inspired by continuous improvement, process automation and enjoy guiding your team and colleagues through transformation, this may be the ideal opportunity for you.
Reporting to the Director, Financial Services, the Manager, Financial Planning and Budgets is integrally involved in strategic and operational planning and monitoring of the financial resources of the University. A proven change agent, the Manager will play a key role in shepherding change as the finance department transitions from transactional to analytical, and a focus on support for data driven decision-making.
The ideal candidate will have: