Perform monthly analysis of Divisional Statements.
Generate monthly faculty, staff, research and clinical metrics.
Oversees and maintains BSD systems, including GEMS, Time and Attendance and Buysite.
Maintains and updates Accounting System. Reviews estimated expenditures. Develops expenditure projections and periodic budget variance reports. Prepares forecasts as well as analyses.
Acts as a resource for team members, solves complex problems. Explains complex and sensitive information.
Examines accounting records for the purpose of determining gains and losses, receipts and disbursements, and inventory.
Drafts income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements, and various other accounting statements and reports.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelorâ™s degree in Finance or Accounting strongly preferred.
Experience in a university or academic medical center.
Knowledge of GAAP accounting principle, restricted fund accounting, grant accounting.
Understanding of financial computing and database software applications.
Knowledge of various financial principles, practices, and applications including budgeting, financial planning, financial analysis, and financial reporting.
Intellectual versatility and creativity.
Strong analytical and organizational skills, attention to detail.
Ability to work independently with sound judgement.
Strong educational background with focus in business, economics or related technical field.
Course work in accounting and finance.
Proficiency Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills Ability to establish and maintain relationships at all organizational levels.
Cover Letter (preferred)
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