Position will oversee and direct the financial operations and administration of the Athletic Business Office of APSU, ensuring compliance with all University, NCAA, and Conference policies, procedures and regulations. This position is responsible for financial reporting in accordance with accounting principles generally accepted in the US. This position is also responsible for financial reporting compliance with all NCAA requirements. This individual will assist with preparation of athletic budgets and will establish, maintain and adjust (as needed) and internal control system sufficient to ensure the integrity of processes and data.
Austin Peay State University is a vibrant, growing university, located on a beautiful campus close to downtown Clarksville and the Cumberland River. Clarksville, Tennessee, is the state’s fifth largest and youngest city, and recently designated by Money Magazine as the ‘Best Place to Live in the U.S.’
Founded in 1927, the school is named after former Tennessee Governor Austin Peay, a Clarksville native. Austin Peay is a four-year public, doctoral-level university, with six colleges and four Chairs of Excellence. Austin Peay’s strategic plan focuses on five goals that will guide the University through the next 10 years. The five goals are growing enrollment, building student success, sustaining University growth, expanding diversity and enhancing communication.
APSU passed the 11,000-student mark in the fall of 2019 and continues to be one of the fastest-growing universities in the state.
-Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration. - A minimum of five (5) years of experience in a related or comparable field, preferably in college athletics. - Demonstrated experience in financial analysis, budget management, cash management, and fund accounting practices.
About Austin Peay State University
Austin Peay State University is a comprehensive university committed to raising the educational attainment of the citizenry, developing programs and services that address regional needs, and providing collaborative opportunities that connect university expertise with private and public resources. Collectively, these endeavors contribute significantly to the intellectual, economic, social, physical, and cultural development of the region. APSU prepares students to be engaged and productive citizens, while recognizing that society and the marketplace require global awareness and continuous learning.
APSU’s vision is to create a collaborative, integrative learning community, instilling in students habits of critical inquiry as they gain knowledge, skills and values for life and work in a global society. Austin Peay’s five core values, which set the tone for how the University works, are quality, innovation, collaboration, community and globalization.
For more information about Austin Peay State University visit: https://www.apsu.edu/