Pay Range: Commensurate with experience and education
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: The UI Foundation's Accountant position is a position in the professional accounting series applying basic knowledge and understanding of generally accepted accounting principles and practices. Under direct supervision of an experienced accountant or finance unit manager, the Accountant I work assignments include some or all of the following: compilation and maintenance of records of routine accounting transactions; assistance in preparation and/or maintenance of accounting reporting systems; resolution of problems associated with incorrect entries, deviations from established procedures, and other inconsistencies with generally accepted accounting principles; may assist in analysis and interpretation of accounting, investment records and reports and/or performance of administrative and clerical support duties as assigned; may direct the activities of temporary staff.
Bachelors degree in accounting, business or finance or a Masters degree in Accounting
No previous accounting experience required
Organizing data and preforming mathematical calculations in spreadsheet software
Following prescribed procedural steps consistently
Bachelors or Masters Degree in Data Analytics, IT, or other system degree
Experience using large volumes of data and customizing reports
Investment accounting experience
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Required Licensures, Certifications or other
Posting Number: SP003612P
Posting Date: 09/27/2022
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: To receive first consideration, please submit a letter of qualification and current resume no later than November 1st, 2022.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
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