The Accountant 1 will primarily service the needs of the Associate Student Body of the University of Oregon (ASUO) and its unique business model which is primarily based upon the Incidental Fee (i-fee) budget passed by the leaders of the ASUO.
This position will be responsible for the interpretation and adherence of rules, policies, and procedures as they relate to financial transactions at the UO. In addition, this position will provide guidance, analysis and transactional assistance oftentimes requiring detailed explanations to help navigate and communicate ASUO/i-fee policies to various audiences. In addition, this position will also assist the center with additional financial tasks as determined by the needs of the other clients.
This position reports to the Assistant Director of Financial Services.
This position is based on the UO Eugene campus and is not eligible for remote work.
• Bachelor's degree with CPA or PA certificate; OR • Bachelor's degree with 30 quarter (20 semester) hours of college-level Accounting, OR • 30 quarter (20 semester) hours of Accounting courses and three years of Accounting experience.*
Accounting experience must include at least 3 of the following: • Preparing transactions to be recorded in records of original entry; • Preparing journal entries, posting from journals to general ledger, or preparing original general ledger entries; • Summarizing data from a ledger to a trial balance; • Closing accounts at the end of an accounting period; • Applying PC spreadsheet, database, and word processing software; • Processing data using a computer.