Business Manager Job Advertisement

The Connecticut State University American Association of University Professors (CSU- AAUP) seeks a Business Manager

CSU-AAUP is a public higher education employee union for approximately 3,100 full-time and part-time teaching faculty, coaches, trainers, counselors, and librarians for the four regional comprehensive public state universities in Connecticut. CSU-AAUP maintains its primary business office on the campus of Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Connecticut.

The Business Manager oversees the day-to-day financial matters of the organization. The position requires a person who is able to multi-task and prioritize a multitude of different duties on a daily basis.

The position is full-time (35 hours/week) and offers competitive salary and a full benefits package. This position is part of the staff union bargaining unit.

The successful candidate will possess five or more years of experience working in a business or financial environment; strong written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills; proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) and database management; excellent time-management skills; and the ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.

Minimum qualifications also include a four-year college degree, and a demonstrated commitment to advancing labor issues and workers’ rights in a collective bargaining context. Familiarity with Connecticut public higher education and the political and economic context of collective bargaining for public employees in Connecticut is preferred.

A complete job description can be found at

The salary range: $60,000 for minimum qualifications; higher salary for preferred qualifications. Generous benefits package.

Candidates should submit via email a resume and a statement summarizing their experience to Christine Guarnieri ( Please include “Business Manager – YOUR NAME” in the subject line of the email. A candidate may also mail his/her resume and statement summarizing experience to Christine Guarnieri, AAUP, Science Building 165, Willimantic, CT 06226. No phone calls please. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.