Baylor University Assistant Director of Fiscal Planning in Waco, Texas

Job Title Assistant Director of Fiscal Planning

Position Type Professional

City Waco

State TX

Zip 76798


The Assistant Director of Fiscal Planning is responsible for closely assisting the Director of Fiscal Planning & Budget in the preparation, coordination, review/evaluation, and distribution of the budget plan. This includes assisting in the configuration and design of the university’s financial model; providing analysis and administrative support to the Director of Fiscal Planning; assisting in the preparation of operational budgets for departments; reviews expenditures to ensure conformance with budgetary provisions; and compiles data and prepares reports. Additionally, this position is the primary system administrator for the Longview (Khalix) system that supports the budget preparation, reporting, and financial modeling process of the university.

Job Duties

Required Education Bachelor's

Field of Study Finance, Economics, Statistics or Accounting

Required Experience 2 years of relevant work

Other Required Qualifications

-Extensive knowledge of financial analysis methodologies -Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills -Ability to work independently and accurately on time-sensitive projects -Ability to interact with members of all levels of the organization -Ability to speak in public and present financial information succinctly, understandably, and confidently -All employees are expected to fully support Baylor’s mission to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community. All employees of Baylor University are expected to fully support and contribute to the university’s mission.

Preferred Education Master's

Preferred Field of Study

Preferred Experience 5 years of relevant work

Other Preferred Qualifications

-Advanced degree (MBA or Masters of Accountancy) and/or CPA preferred -Additional background in information systems -Multi-year planning, forecasting, and budgeting experience -Predictive financial modeling experience -Higher education experience

Part time/Full time Full Time

Avg Hours per Week 40

Work Hours Business hours; 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m, Monday through Friday

Physical Demands

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About Baylor

Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, generous time off, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions, they also get to experience Baylor.

-Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education -Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment ( -Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for eligible staff and qualified dependents -Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few -Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount -Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events -Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year -Conveniently located in Waco, Texas, Baylor University is approximately 90 miles from both the Dallas-Fort Worth and Austin areas. To learn more about life in Waco, visit

EEO Statement

Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Pay Rate Commensurate with education and experience

Posting Detail Information

Vacancy Number S036385

Open Date 08/11/2017

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

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