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Fiscal & Operations Specialist, Provost and Dean of Faculties

Boston College
Job Location:
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Business and Financial Services
Boston College Introduction

Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,445 full-time undergraduates and 5,125 graduate and professional students. Ranked 35 among national universities, Boston College has 878 full-time and 1,201 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1.2 billion, and an endowment in excess of $2.8 billion.

Job Description

Fiscal & Operations Specialist has primary responsibility for the Visiting
Scholars Program, the Visit Away Program, and for review and approving all
supplemental payments.S/he will also have responsibility for hiring, training
and managing Provost grad and undergrad students as well as ensuring that their
time is tracked appropriately. TheFiscal & Operations Specialist will be working directly with the
sponsoring faculty member on reviewing and approving all Visiting Scholars.
S/he will work with others in the Provost Office to digitize and
streamline current processes.

position has the primary responsibility for providing support and
approvals around part-time faculty. S/he will also provide backup
support to the Associate Director,
Faculty & Academic Affairs on hiring full-time faculty during busy
times.This position will have access to, and will regularly work with,
highly sensitive data and confidential faculty personnel records.

Fiscal & Operations Specialist will review and approve all financial
transactions in the PS Financials worklist. S/he will oversee
and approve and process all payments of invoices and reimbursements to
employees for work-related expenses in PeopleSoft Financials, as well as
follow-up on issues/questions that arise with documentation.

The Fiscal & Operations Specialistshouldbeable
to work with a high degree of independence, but know when to escalate
issues.S/he also needs to be highly organized and have experience
working with deadlines.

Full-Time Equivalent Hiring Range: $44,100 to $55,150; salary commensurate with relevant experience.


* A high degree of efficiency and organization
* Attention to detail
* The ability to work independently and as part of a team
* Flexibility and independent problem-solving skills
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.


*Bachelor's Degree
*Profiency with PeopleSoft HR and Financials
*Three years of increasingly responsible administrative experience, preferable in higher education academic services.

Closing Statement

Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:

  • Tuition remission for Employees
  • Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
  • Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Low-Cost Life Insurance
  • Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored403bRetirement Plans
  • Paid Holidays Annually
  • Generous Sickand Vacation Pay
  • Additional benefits can be found on

Boston College conducts pre-employment background checks as part of the hiring process and requires all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Boston College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. In concert with our Jesuit, Catholic mission, Boston College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications for women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans.To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at

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