University of Saskatchewan

Financial Services (FS)

Financial Management

Roles and Responsibilites

Financial Manager of Funds (excluding professional funds such as APEF)

Financial managers of funds (including research) are acting on behalf of the university in the administration of the project/activity.  Responsibilities include ensuring that university policies and procedures are followed, that funds are spent in accordance with university, sponsor and/or donor guidelines and that all financial activity is recorded consistently and accurately in the university financial system in accordance with the guidelines established by the Financial Services Division.  Specific financial management responsibilities include the following: