IPS Consultant Program Manager II

Department/Agency of position: 
University of Tennessee-Institute of Public Service - County Technical Assistance Service
Location of position: 
Nashville, TN
$65,208 - $91,858.00
Date Posted: 
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Closing Date: 
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Job Description: 

County Technical Assistance Service (CTAS) is recruiting for the position of Program Manager II for the Tennessee area.

This position provides program design, support and delivery for all aspects of the County Technical Assistance Service (CTAS) Certified County Finance Officer (CCFO). This includes the design of financial and accounting based curriculum, content and delivery modes, including technology driven or assisted models. This position designs, validates, implements, assesses and accredits the new program and provides continual assessment and coordination, support and revision of such existing programs.

The IPS Program Manager II provides professional administrative direction broad in scope and serves as the agency representative to outside entities. Functions of the Program Manager include assisting with research responsibilities, exploring new agency opportunities and grants, providing services directly to customers, staying current with professional development, supervising personnel, and will be responsible for budgeting the program.

Education: Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in one of the following fields: Accounting or related field. Master’s degree preferred. CPA or CGFM also preferred.

Experience: 6 years minimum experience in Accounting or Finance related fields.

Job Skills: Possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written. This job requires a high level of organization skills, time management, and the ability to prioritize projects. The willingness to travel statewide with overnight travel. Knowledge of governmental accounting and understanding of general accounting theory or willingness to acquire knowledge necessary.