The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is seeking an ACCOUNTANT to assist with the accounting function by producing financial and statistical reports and analyze financial data for material variances. Supports the budgeting process by processing and in-putting budget information. To gather data, prepare and analyze routine financial reports for internal UAB purposes and third party agencies. To communicate with departmental users and third party agencies regarding applicable accounts. To prepare period deposits, billings and transfer of funds in a timely and accurate manner.
(Annual Salary: $41,175 - $42,410)
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or a related field required. Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement.
Prior accounting experience, grants accounting is strongly desired - but not required.
:Professional & Managerial
:113605010 Financial Accounting
Work Arrangement (final schedule to be determined by the department/hiring manager):Onsite
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.