The role will be responsible for facilitating in budgeting, reporting, and financial planning. To perform specialized professional accounting functions usually of a large and/or complex nature across Financial Affairs. To maintain, analyze and report specific accounting functions to related departments, administration and external agencies. To conduct financial, operational and compliance reviews to ensure consistency with institution s financial policies and procedures. To resolve difficult compliance issues and advise departments and administration regarding issues. To provide information, clarification and assistance regarding the accounting process as requested by administrators, departmental personnel and outside or internal auditors. To develop reports and consult with departments concerning financial and accounting functions. To identify, analyze, interpret and ensure appropriate treatment of financial transactions. To gather data and prepare specialized financial reports regarding the accounts for internal and external purposes. To use various personal computer ad hoc reporting tools. To maintain knowledge of current trends and developments in specialized field of accounting.
(Annual Salary: $60,835 - $62,660)
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or a related field and six (6) years of related experience required. Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement.
The qualities of an ideal candidate would include strong analytical skills as well as the ability to take historical financial data along with current economic conditions and prepare detailed financial forecast. Also, candidates will need to be able to work independently, at times, and meet external reporting deadlines.
In fall 2018, UAB had a third consecutive year of record-high over all enrollment with 21,923 students, including its largest freshman class ever (2,299), with enrollment growth in every school on campus and in the acclaimed UAB Honors College. The freshman class had an average ACT of 25.2 and GPA of 3.73- both higher than 2017. UAB's students are talented and diverse, with minority students making up 40.5 percent of the freshman class and 39.7 percent of the entire of the student body. Logo Logo UAB is was recently recognized as the Top Young University in the U.S. and 10th globally in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. UAB research expenditures are at a record high, exceeding $562 million in FY17, and UAB ranks 15th in federal funding nationally among public universities (top 4 percent) and 31st overall (top 5 percent). In National Institutes of Health funding, UAB ranks 8th among public universities (top 2 percent) and 23rd overall (top 4 percent) with more than $244 million. UAB Health system has over one million patient visits annually and is home to Alabama's largest hospital and the 3rd largest public hospital in the U.S. UAB houses the state's only level ...1 adult trauma center and the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Alabama and a five-state region. UAB is the state's largest single-site employer, with more than 23,000 employees, and has an annual economic impact of over $7.15 billion on Alabama.