Classification & Regular Hours
Hours per Week: 35
Salary Grade: 16
With an international reputation for success, Western ranks as one of Canada's top research-intensive universities. Our research excellence expands knowledge and drives discovery with real-world application. Western also provides an exceptional employment experience, offering competitive salaries, a wide range of employment opportunities and one of Canada's most beautiful campuses.
Western Research provides strategic and administrative support to foster a culture of research excellence that enhances Western University’s profile on the global stage. We support our scholars through collaboration, communication, and service. Western Research supports a broad definition of research, including discovery, innovation, creativity, and artistic works.
The Manager, Administration and Finance will oversee, direct, and assist with establishing the vision for a wide variety of administrative operations, human resources, internal communications and financial processes to ensure smooth and efficient administration within and for the Western Research portfolio. The role will participate in the development and implementation of strategic administrative plans, programs and policies to ensure successful alignment and progress. The Manager will monitor and implement administrative processes to identify opportunities for improvement, recommend the best use of existing resources to leaders and ensure adherence with University policies and procedures and relevant legislation. The role will lead and direct the work of other administrative staff, and ensure appropriate controls are in place to manage risks. The role will provide comprehensive consultation and expert guidance to the senior leadership team on a variety of topics to identify key business risks and opportunities. The Manager will ensure continuity of administrative operations, recruit, coach and train staff, and provide guidance to various leaders in the Western Research portfolio to ensure the University community is served effectively.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Western Values Diversity
The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.
Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Human Resources at email@example.com or phone 519-661-2194.
Interested applicants are asked to visit: https://recruit.uwo.ca for further information and to apply online referencing job #30979 by 11:59PM on July 11, 2023.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.