Pay Range: $60,464 per year or higher depending on education and experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: The Foundation Accounting Manager is responsible for contributing to the Foundation team effort to accept, manage, and distribute private support for the University of Idaho. This individual will work with the Director of Finance and complete the detailed aspects of the accounting and finance operations of the Foundation with the assistance of an Accountant or Accounting Intern. The manager will perform the day-to-day accounting operations, including reviewing or preparing the financial statements, investment reports, gift reconciliations, budgets, and tax returns including the detailed journal entries, support, and data collection for such reporting. The Accounting Manager will work with the ERP accounting system and implement system efficiencies to streamline and/or automate existing processes working closely with the IT team and outside data providers. The Manager will mentor, train, and provide guidance to the Accountant and coordinate with other teams.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance At least four years of related work experience Experience using accounting systems, software packages, or databases Experience analyzing and interpreting financial results and recommending action Experience performing detailed accounting tasks
Preferred Qualifications: University or Foundation experience CPA Masters degree in Accounting, Finance, IT, or Data Analytics Audit Experience Experience performing multiple roles within the accounting/finance function
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Posting Number: SP002649P
Posting Date: 11/18/2020
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: To receive first consideration, please submit application materials no later than December 31, 2020.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
Since 1889, the University of Idaho has provided motivated students with a transformative higher education experience that prepares them to solve real-world problems and achieve success in their lives and careers. Beginning with our beautiful residential campus in Moscow, the university’s reach extends throughout Idaho, serving over 12,000 students with educational centers in Coeur d’Alene, Boise and Idaho Falls, a research and extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. One of the nation’s land-grant research universities, U of I is a noted national leader in student-centered learning and interdisciplinary research that promotes public service. Our work serves businesses and communities, advancing the pursuit of diversity, citizenship and global outreach.