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Resource Manager

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Work type: Management (MPP)
Location: Los Angeles
Categories: MPP, Administrative, At-Will, Full Time

Job No: 512600; 4/20/2022



California State University, Los Angeles, invites applications for the above Administrator II position.


The University:  California State University, Los Angeles (Cal State LA) is one of 23 campuses within the California State University system.  The University is the premier comprehensive public university in the heart of Los Angeles. We offer nationally recognized programs and our faculty have a strong commitment to scholarship, research, creative pursuits, and service.

As a federally recognized Hispanic-serving (HSI) and Asian-American, Native American, and Pacific Islander-serving institution (AANAPISI), Cal State LA recognizes the transformative power of education and embraces its duty to identify and serve the needs of all of its students. The University is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff can thrive.  


The PositionReporting to the Dean and serving as the Resource Manager for financial and business affairs for a college, including issues related to space utilization, staff, information technology and fiscal management. The incumbent is responsible for short and long-range planning and finding creative solutions to the full range of administrative and program development problems facing a college. This position is responsible for organizing, hiring and supervising staff of the Dean's Office. The Resource Manager responds to the diverse demands of accounting, contracts and grants administration, payroll, personnel, procurement and contracts, day-to-day operations of space/facilities, travel, environmental health and safety,

administrative computing, and all fiscal-related matters. In addition to handling the fiscal oversight, the incumbent will forecast enrollment and related budget needs; analyze, monitor; reconcile and report college activities including State and Auxiliary accounts; participate in the formulation of fiscal policies and procedures and is the college liaison to the campus community on resource matters; ensure compliance with CSU and Cal State LA policies, procedures and Executive Orders; interpret faculty and staff collective bargaining agreements; and coordinate the day-to-day business operations of the college.

Required Qualifications & Experience: A bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university and five years of experience in accounting or financial/budgetary analysis. The incumbent must have demonstrated leadership in addressing diverse problems, understanding the importance of structure, organization, resource management and completing critical tasks in a timely manner. The incumbent must have demonstrated knowledge and experience in the areas of finance; and account, business management, public administration, data processing and information management. Possess sound administrative skills and demonstrated knowledge and experience in managing administrative, clerical, technical and research personnel, formulating and instituting new job and reporting structures as needed. The incumbent must have the ability to communicate issues clearly, understanding the concerns of various groups, and using the information gathered through appropriate consultation in proposing solutions; strong negotiating and decision-making skills; and to interact effectively with faculty, staff and students in the entire range of activities within the college. The incumbent must have a demonstrated interest and/or ability to work in a multicultural/multiethnic environment. A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the California State University. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current California State University employees who may apply for the position.


CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so. Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. The system-wide policy can be found at and questions may be sent to


California State University, Los Angeles, as part of the CSU system, is a State of California Employer. As such, the University requires all employees upon date of hire to reside in the State of California.


As of January 1, 2022 the CSU Out-of-State Employment Policy prohibits the hiring of employees to perform CSU-related work outside the state of California.

Desired Qualifications: Advanced degree from an accredited four-year college or university, preferably in management resource and facilities planning experience, preferably in higher education.


Compensation: Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. A comprehensive benefits package is provided.


Appointment:  The Administrator II appointment will be made under the guidelines for management and supervisory employees of the California State University.  All rights and benefits associated with this appointment are governed by the Management Personnel Plan. 


Closing DateReview of applications will begin on May 4, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled; however, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received. A completed online Cal State University, Los Angeles employment application is required. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.


This position is a "designated position" in the California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. The successful candidate accepting this position is required to file Conflict of Interest forms subject to the regulations of the Fair Political Practices Commission.


In addition to meeting fully its obligations under federal and state law, California State University, Los Angeles is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can live and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual. To that end, all qualified individuals will receive equal consideration without regard to economic status, race, ethnicity, color, religion, disability, national origin or cultural background, political views, sex or sexual orientation, gender, or other personal characteristics or beliefs.

Candidates must demonstrate ability and/or interest in working in a multicultural/multiethnic environment. Certain positions require fingerprinting. The University actively encourages qualified minorities, women and persons with a disability to apply.  Upon request, reasonable accommodation will be provided to individuals with protected disabilities to (a) complete the employment process and (b) perform essential job functions when this does not cause an undue hardship. We are an Equal Opportunity/Title IX Employer.

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