Administrative Manager

University of Oklahoma

Oklahoma, OK

ID: 7106223 (Ref.No. ta221940)
Posted: July 22, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Description


The Department of Oncology Science has an exciting new job opportunity that could be right for you. The Administrative Manager is responsible overall operation, administration, and performance of a department on behalf of the Chair, or other designated executive, to include but not limited to full responsibility for accounting duties, financial analysis, payroll coordination, budget and report preparation, and policy development.


  • Provides direct administrative management to department, and direct administrative assistance to department chair
  • Manages the day-to-day business operations of the department
  • Activities may include, but are not limited to, the following administrative and financial aspects: monthly projections of account budgets and spending trends; reallocation of budgets/funds; payroll tracking and changes; preparing departmental budget
  • Analyzes departmental financial procedures
  • Makes recommendations for change and develops strategy for change
  • Supervises office staff. Responsible for hiring, firing, training, conducting performance appraisals, disciplining, delegating tasks, overseeing work, and development
  • Anticipates staffing needs by analyzing workflow, strengths of employees, etc.
  • Prepares monthly reports for balanced accounts, verification reports, management reports, etc.
  • Routes to appropriate personnel. May assist with other reports for grants
  • Assists with developing departmental policy by analyzing current procedures, work issues, current events, etc.
  • Maintains policy and procedure manuals and documents process
  • Performs various duties as needed to successfully fulfill the function of the position

Job Requirements


Education: Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or related field

Experience: 24 months experience as a manager in an Accounting, Finance, or Business Office

Equivalence/Substitution:  Will accept 48 months related experience in lieu of the Bachelor's Degree for a total of 72 months related experience


  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Detail oriented for accuracy of data and information
  • Highly organized and ability to handle multiple projects and deadlines
  • Ability to communicate well and build rapport with students, faculty and staff Ability to produce reports
  • Ability to multitasks and meet deadlines in a timely manner

Working Conditions:

  • Physical: Sit for prolonged periods. Communicate effectively. Engage in repetitive motion. Use of computer, calculator, and telephone.
  • Environmental: Standard office environment.


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