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Resource Manager

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Resource Manager
Classification Title Senior Staff Assistant
Posting Number P1700245
Employer State
Position Type
Appointment Term Term
Salary Grade SL3

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

The School of Public Health and Health Professions (SPHHP) at the University at Buffalo is seeking a Resource Manager to join the Office of Resource Management in the Dean’s Office. Under the direction of the Director for Resource Management, you will support and perform the financial and human resource management functions administered by the School, as well as provide oversight of the activities performed by those departments and organizations which it serves. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, developing, monitoring, and managing financial accounts, performing efficient payables (e.g., eReq, RAP, P-Card), receivables, and payroll functions with proper internal controls, as well as performing all functions within personnel management, including job posting (UBJobs), assisting with searches, and processing appointments (ePTF).

As the Resource Manager, you will be expected to support reporting through the use of account development within SIRI in order to ensure effective management of operating budgets for resource planning, as well as the preparation of other materials for both unit level and School-wide budgeting, financial analysis, and reporting. The Office of Resource Management is responsible for setting up systems that result in clear and efficient human resources, financial processing, cost analysis, and cash management, with an overall focus on compliance. While assigned to the Dean’s Office, you will work as a liaison in partnership with the School’s five departments in order to ensure shared understanding, while providing guidance and support.

UB SPHHP is one of the only schools in the country to include both public health and health professions, providing unique opportunities for collaboration amongst students and faculty. With over 30 degree programs for every level of education – undergraduate, graduate, professional, and doctoral – the opportunities are endless. For more information about the School of Public Health and Health Professions, please see

As the public flagship university in the State University of New York (SUNY) system, UB is ranked in the top 50 of public universities by U.S. News and World Reports and has been a member of the elite Association of American Universities (AAU) for over 25 years.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree with 2 years of progressive experience in higher education.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree; relevant coursework in finance, business, and/or accounting; 3 or more years of progressive experience in higher education; higher education experience in a decanal unit; experience in both finance (budget development and reporting) and human resources; Team player, willing to work in various levels of the organization, focusing on improving outcomes for the entire School and University.

Physical Demands
Salary Range $44,530 - $60,000
FTE 1.00
Campus South Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants
Additional Information

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Contact Information

Contact's Name Kristina Costanzo
Contact's Title Director of Resource Management
Contact's Email
Contact's Phone 716-829-5132

Posting Dates

Posted 11/17/2017
Deadline for Internal Applicants 12/01/2017
Deadline for External Applicants 12/31/2017
Date to be filled 01/04/2018

Reference Letters

Number of Reference Letters Required
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

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  1. * What will be the highest level of education attained by the time of employment?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
    • J.D.
  2. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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    • Website
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  3. * List source mentioned above.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents