Business Ops Specialist Sr
Arizona State University
Department: School of Human Evolution and Social Change (SHESC)
The School of Human Evolution and Social Change (SHESC) seeks a highly motivated, organized, and financially savvy Business Operations Specialist, Sr. join our business services team. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Operations (ADO), this position is intended to provide heavy support to human resources-related functions while also covering a broad range of business responsibilities. This position performs work of considerable responsibility to ensure consistent use of standard business practices, internal controls, fiscal policies and procedures in accordance with all applicable governing, state, and federal regulations. This is a great opportunity for someone who enjoys being part of a team to support the day-to-day operations of bustling academic work environment.
If you want a position that includes a broad scope of human resources and business operations functions, this would be a good fit. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with an efficient work methodology, skilled in maintaining effective working relationships in a diverse population, and experienced in handling confidential and sensitive information.
Salary Range: $55,000 – $65,000 per year; DOE
Close Date: 16-June-2022
This position will routinely interact with other members of the SHESC staff, faculty, administrators at all ASU levels, and external parties, so excellent communication skills are critical. They will need to exhibit strong abilities to manage multiple tasks and priorities and have the ability to problem solve and work well in a fast-paced, deadline driven team environment. Knowledge of academic and university policies and procedures and the ability to identify and implement best practice is desirable.
Human Resources Support— Duties include, but are not limited to:
Financial Oversight and Compliance — Duties include, but are not limited to:
Bachelor’s degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment AND five (5) years of related experience; OR, Nine (9) years of related experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
Known for its leadership in innovative education and research, the School of Human Evolution and Social Change includes one of the nation’s top-ranked anthropology programs and the largest and most research-productive transdisciplinary anthropology faculty in the nation. Staying true to our four-field anthropological origins means we remain committed to leveraging a long-term, comparative, and holistic perspective on human origins and diversity as a way to understand and address complex problems, now and for the future, and a deep concern for community engagement and social justice. In addition to anthropology, our students can earn degrees in global health, applied mathematics for the life and social sciences and museum studies. We are also known for our high quality study abroad, field school programs and research apprenticeship opportunities for our ~1,000 undergraduate majors and ~100 graduate students.
We offer a dynamic, collegial, and challenging work environment due to the pace of innovation, complex array of research and academic programs, and high profile initiatives. SHESC is one of the largest social science unit in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, ASU’s largest and most diverse college. For complete information, see http://shesc.asu.edu/
Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 100,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation’s fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.
Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Employment Verification Statement
ASU conducts pre-employment screening which may include verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.
Fingerprint Check Statement
This position is considered safety/security sensitive and will include a fingerprint check. Employment is contingent upon successful passing of the fingerprint check.
Instructions to Apply
Application deadline is 3:00PM Arizona time on the date indicated.
Only electronic applications are accepted for this position.
To apply, please go to www.asu.edu/asujobs/ (See Req ID# 79967BR), or go directly to: https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/Home/Home?partnerid=25620&siteid=5494#jobDetails=4548411_5494