Law School Budget Officer
Texas Wesleyan - Fort Worth, TX

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Texas Wesleyan University, founded in 1890 in Fort Worth, Texas, is a United Methodist institution with a tradition of integrating the liberal arts and sciences with professional and career preparation at the undergraduate level and in selected graduate areas. Total enrollment is about 3,000 students. The Law School is currently seeking applicants for a Budget Officer .

SUMMARY Responsible for the daily fiscal operation of the Law School. Managerial responsibility over the Business Office.

Develop and monitor the law school annual budget, including enrollment and revenue projections, operating expenses, and personnel, in conjunction with the law school dean, associate deans, assistant deans, and department directors.

Oversee the daily operation of the law school business office, which includes responsibility for accounts payable, billing, collections, cashier, payroll processing, and general accounting functions.

Plan, coordinate, and participate in a wide range of institutional research projects, including the compilation of academic performance data, fiscal operating data, and research data.

Maintain effective liaison with the University's controller, historic campus Business Office, Office of Institutional Research, and Office of Grants and Research.

Oversee, coordinate, and audit the financial operations of the law school bookstore.

Assist the law school dean, other administrators, and faculty in finance-related matters.

Complete, evaluate, and assess defined objectives and tactical items as outlined in the University's and the School of Law's strategic plans.

Serve on University fiscal, planning, and policy-making committees as needed.

Perform other duties as assigned.

The Budget Officer will be responsible for the daily fiscal operation of the Law School and have managerial responsibility over the Business Office.


A Bachelor's degree in accounting is required. A minimum of five years accounting experience in a supervisory role is required. An understanding of basic fund accounting principles in higher education desired. A CPA is preferred.

Applicants should send a cover letter noting position of interest and resume to: Office of Human Resources, Texas Wesleyan University, 1201 Wesleyan, Fort Worth, Texas 76105, or by e-mail: . Visit for full job description. EOE CBJOBTYPE Full-Time Employee CBEDUCATION 4 Year Degree CBCATEGORY Education CBINDUSTRY Education - Teaching - Administration