Under minimal supervision, this position performs accounting reporting functions by producing and distributing financial, statistical reports. Supports the budgeting process by processing and in-putting budget information related to grant accounts. Monitors and reviews assigned accounts within a specialized area in accordance with state and federal guidelines as applicable. Responsible for accounting activities to include preparing journal entries, maintaining ledgers, reconciling/analyzing specific account ledgers, preparing financial reports and analyses, reviewing budgeted versus actual performance. Conducts special analysis and projects as assigned. Communicates with various departments to address questions surrounding the assigned accounts. May recommend action(s) to be taken to resolve specific issues.
(Annual Salary: $47,665)
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or a related field and two (2) years of related experience required. Work experience may NOT substitute for education requirement.
Will have prior finance/accounting experience in a higher education setting. Prior experience with Grant accounting is strongly desired.
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.