Division Administrator, School of Medicine

Job Number
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
School Of Medicine
SOM: Peds: Marcus Center
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Not Applicable
Job Category
Revenue Cycle & Managed Care
Campus Location (For Posting) : City
Location : Name
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor

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Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.


We are looking for a Division Administrator to provide administrative and financial analysis support for the research and academic enterprise at the Marcus Autism Center. The position will include managing a significant sponsored and non-sponsored research portfolio funded both through Emory University and through Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. The position will work closely with the Pediatrics RAS, Department of Pediatrics Finance team, Children's ORA and Finance.



  • Plans, coordinates, and is responsible for major administrative and clinical activities including grants and contracts, budget planning, financial analysis, data processing operations, and human resources management for at least one division within a department.
  • Serves as an autonomous leader with divisional-level decision-making authority.
  • Collaborates with departmental leadership on budget development without overall budget responsibility.
  • Develops plans to ensure that generated clinical revenues increase each year while limiting expenses.
  • Works with Department Chair to establish goals and objectives for the department(s); monitors progress towards their achievement.
  • Develops and implements various clinical and administrative programs to enhance employees' skills and to improve the effectiveness of existing clinical services.
  • Develops new programs to ensure the growth of the department and to meet the changing demands for new services.
  • Acts as a liaison between management and other schools/departments concerning clinical activities and issues.
  • Ensures required record-keeping is maintained.
  • Develops and implements formal training and development programs for staff.
  • Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • Master's degree, preferably in business, finance, or related science field, and five years of professional business or management experience which includes experience in a clinical or healthcare environment, OR an equivalent combination of experience, education, and training. Previous supervisory experience.


  • Masters degree and academic research experience or academic research administration experience.
  • Financial analysis and development of financial reporting for a variety of audiences. 

NOTE: Position tasks are required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location; working remote is not an option. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.



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