Senior Accountant - Accounting - Full Time 8 Hour Days (Exempt) (Non-Union)
University of Southern California (USC)
Location: Los Angeles, California
Internal Number: REQ20108143
The Senior Accountant has and applies thorough knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) to support the Health System Finance team by performing complex financial analysis and financial reporting functions to ensure compliance with USC University and Keck Hospital policies and procedures and Federal and State laws and regulations. This position exercises independent judgment and initiative to resolve both routine and non-routine issues.
Minimum Education: â¢ Bachelors in Accounting or closely related degree required. Minimum Experience/Knowledge: â¢ Minimum 3 years of professional accounting, financial analysis, or related experience required. Preferably in a hospital or similar environment.â¢ Must possess strong GAAP accounting knowledge.â¢ Strong computer skills including hands-on experience of MS Excel, Word, Access, and PowerPoint â¢ Ability to communicate findings effectively both verbally and in writing.â¢ Strong analytical and interpersonal skills with a collaborative, team-based approach.â¢ Ability to multi-task, work independently with minimal supervision, work under pressure, meet deadlines, and thrive in a fast-paced work environment Required License/Certification: â¢ Fire and Safety Certification. If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.