This position in the Department of Computer Science reports to the department’s Accountant and will provide oversight and support the execution of routine transactional accounting. This support will include submitting, reviewing, and processing various transaction types. The position will review transactions to ensure accuracy and completeness. This position is responsible for ensuring all supporting documentation is stored electronically. The position will evaluate program, policy, and rule changes to determine their impact on transactions and processes and to assure compliance with University requirements. For overall compliance purposes, this position will examine expenditures for accordance with applicable University, State, Federal and agency guidelines. This position will provide consultation, technical assistance, and coordination of expenses that utilize multiple funding sources. This position will identify risk and adverse issues generated in expense activities, present appropriate issues and recommend solutions to management. Knowledge in the area of department accounting and sponsored research accounting will assure that transactions are processed appropriately and in a timely way.
Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalency and one year of experience in accounting work; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
Team player with strong communication skills, high degree of detail orientation, strong organizational abilities, ability to work independently, ability to juggle and prioritize various tasks, ability to work efficiently and meet deadlines.
One year of university accounting experience, preferably with transactional accounting experience.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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