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Position Classification Description

Position Class Code / Title: B8024 / Dir,Univ Budget Operations
Recruitment Tier: Tier 1
FLSA: Exempt
Grade: 17

This is a description of a Staff Position Classification. It is not an announcement of a position opening. To view descriptions of current openings, please go to UNMJobs and Search Postings to view positions that are currently accepting applications.

The following statements are intended to describe, in broad terms, the general functions and responsibility levels characteristic of positions assigned to this classification. They should not be viewed as an exhaustive list of the specific duties and prerequisites applicable to individual positions that have been so classified.


Directs, plans and coordinates all aspects of the integrated budgetary operations for the University and its various campuses. Provides strategic direction and integrative leadership, in collaboration with the University's financial leadership team. Directs institutional standards of practice to ensure that all budgetary efforts effectively and efficiently support the University's overall mission, goals, and strategic direction. Provides functional direction and strategic coordination to the principle budget and planning officers of the various University components.

Duties and Responsibilities

Minimum Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, or in a related field including at least 15 credit hours of Accounting; at least 7 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
  • Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

Working Conditions and Physical Effort

The University of New Mexico provides all training required by OSHA to ensure employee safety.

Revised Date: 08/02/2017