Deputy Director of Finance for Budget - Ames Laboratory

Updated: 6 days ago
Location: Ames, IOWA
Job Type: FullTime

Position Information:


Position Title:
Deputy Director of Finance for Budget - Ames Laboratory


Job Group:
Professional & Scientific


Required Minimum Quals:
Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of related experience


Preferred Qualifications:
Degree in Accounting or Finance
Experience developing budgets in excess of $10M
Prior experience with Federal financial planning
Prior Department of Energy budgeting experience
Prior experience supervising financial professionals


Job Description:

Ames Laboratory, a United States Department of Energy National Laboratory, is seeking applicants to serve as the Deputy Director of Finance of Budget (DDF-B).  Ames Laboratory is contracted to Iowa State University and is located in Ames, IA. The Laboratory conducts research into various areas of national concern, including the synthesis and study of new materials, energy resources, high-performance computing, and environmental cleanup and restoration. 

The Deputy Director of Finance for Budget (DDF-B) reports to the Director of Finance and is responsible for the development and management of the Laboratory’s budget.  This position supports the Laboratory’s short- and long-range financial planning and manages funding requests to federal agencies. Duties will include forecasting, analyzing and monitoring budgets and accounts.  Addition major responsibilities will include complex reporting on an ad hoc, monthly, quarterly or yearly basis.  The incumbent will provide financial consultation and will be responsible for special projects related to finance and budgets.

The candidate will have the ability to work with and manage the work of others while overseeing and completing multiple projects with critical deadlines.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills, solid negotiation skills, and a strong consultative approach to client services are needed in order to effectively communicate with various levels within the Department of Energy, Iowa State University, and the Ames Laboratory. Possess an outstanding business acumen and the ability to perform financial analysis which is essential for success in this position.


Appointment Type:
Regular


Number of Months Employed Per Year:


Time Type:
Full time


Pay Rate Type:
Salary


Pay Grade:
PS809


Application Instructions:
To apply for this position, please click on “Apply” and complete the Employment Application. Please be prepared to enter or attach the following:
1) Resume/Curriculum Vitae
2) Letter of Application/Cover Letter
3) Contact Information for Three References
If you have questions regarding this application process, please email employment@iastate.edu or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.


Original Posting Date:
September 25, 2020


Posting Close Time:

This posting will close at 12:00 AM CST on the date listed below. The posting will no longer be available to apply to after 11:59 PM CST the day prior.


Posting Close Date:
October 19, 2020


Job Requisition Number:
R3319



Position Information:


Position Title:
Deputy Director of Finance for Budget - Ames Laboratory


Job Group:
Professional & Scientific


Required Minimum Quals:
Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of related experience


Preferred Qualifications:
Degree in Accounting or Finance
Experience developing budgets in excess of $10M
Prior experience with Federal financial planning
Prior Department of Energy budgeting experience
Prior experience supervising financial professionals


Job Description:

Ames Laboratory, a United States Department of Energy National Laboratory, is seeking applicants to serve as the Deputy Director of Finance of Budget (DDF-B).  Ames Laboratory is contracted to Iowa State University and is located in Ames, IA. The Laboratory conducts research into various areas of national concern, including the synthesis and study of new materials, energy resources, high-performance computing, and environmental cleanup and restoration. 

The Deputy Director of Finance for Budget (DDF-B) reports to the Director of Finance and is responsible for the development and management of the Laboratory’s budget.  This position supports the Laboratory’s short- and long-range financial planning and manages funding requests to federal agencies. Duties will include forecasting, analyzing and monitoring budgets and accounts.  Addition major responsibilities will include complex reporting on an ad hoc, monthly, quarterly or yearly basis.  The incumbent will provide financial consultation and will be responsible for special projects related to finance and budgets.

The candidate will have the ability to work with and manage the work of others while overseeing and completing multiple projects with critical deadlines.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills, solid negotiation skills, and a strong consultative approach to client services are needed in order to effectively communicate with various levels within the Department of Energy, Iowa State University, and the Ames Laboratory. Possess an outstanding business acumen and the ability to perform financial analysis which is essential for success in this position.


Appointment Type:
Regular


Number of Months Employed Per Year:


Time Type:
Full time


Pay Rate Type:
Salary


Pay Grade:
PS809


Application Instructions:
To apply for this position, please click on “Apply” and complete the Employment Application. Please be prepared to enter or attach the following:
1) Resume/Curriculum Vitae
2) Letter of Application/Cover Letter
3) Contact Information for Three References
If you have questions regarding this application process, please email employment@iastate.edu or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.


Original Posting Date:
September 25, 2020


Posting Close Time:

This posting will close at 12:00 AM CST on the date listed below. The posting will no longer be available to apply to after 11:59 PM CST the day prior.


Posting Close Date:
October 19, 2020


Job Requisition Number:
R3319


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