Financial Manager 2

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
02 – J – Exempt
Work Unit:
Information Technology
Strategic Operations
Full/Part Time:


Financial Planning and Operations, a division of Enterprise Information Technology (EIT), is seeking a Financial Manager to join the team. Primary responsibilities include assisting assigned sub unit leadership with the administration of operating and sustainable infrastructure budgets, position management, and special projects. Other duties and responsibilities include: lead process improvement initiatives; build and maintain collaborative relationships both internal and external to Penn State; short-term and strategic budget planning; verify accuracy of budgetary and transaction level activity (income and expense) within the Integrated Business Information System (IBIS); cost analysis, projection and development of business models; reporting and contract management. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus six years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Excellent working knowledge of accounting/financial systems and associated reporting systems such as iTwo and Data Warehouse, and advanced knowledge of spreadsheet and database applications is preferred. A Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field strongly preferred. Must be able to excel independently and in a team environment. This position requires strong organizational, time management and interpersonal communication skills. In addition, a strong attention to detail and a commitment to diversity and inclusion is required. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with an excellent possibility of re-funding.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088