Accountant This is a full-time, salaried/exempt opportunity on UCHealth's North General Accounting team based in Fort Collins, CO. Prepares and maintains financial and business transactions, applying accounting principles that include work that is analytical, evaluative using both accounting theory and practice.
Job Duties * Prepares general ledger entries in conjunction with monthly closing processes and reconciles general ledger accounts. * Develops analytical/departmental reports as required or requested. Analyzes financial variances. * Serves as an interdepartmental liaison. * Works with internal and external auditors to prepare for and facilitate audits. * Ensures departmental and organizational compliance with current accounting standards, hospital policies and applicable laws and regulations. * Primarily responsible for Foundation gift, grant, and endowment accounting and financial reporting. * Assist fund administrators with adherence to all policies and procedures regarding use of Foundation funds. * Monitor the financial activity on all Foundation projects/funds. Ensure that all expenses and revenue are allowable and coded properly based on the funding authority. * Respond to requests for information, including but not limited to project/fund balances, expenditure data, and other financial information. Thoroughly research issues and respond with accurate information within a reasonable timeframe. * Communicate directly with all members of the Foundation team. * Work with the external auditors on the preparation of the IRS Form 990. * Create and distribute monthly financial statements, project activity reports, and as needed grant management reports.
Required * Bachelor's Degree * 1 year of relevant experience * Professional experience working with Microsoft Office Suite, with emphasis on Excel * Ability to self-direct activities and prioritize tasks. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Preferred * Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or a related area * 1+ yrs Accounting experience * Experience and/or knowledge of fund accounting highly preferred * Experience working with Blackbaud Financial Edge
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