Accountant - Journey
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|Position Classification Title||Accountant|
|Functional Title||Accountant - Journey|
Re-Post, previous applicants need not re-apply, still under consideration
The Office of Contracts and Grants is a division of Financial Services and is the administrative responsibility of the Associate Vice Chancellor for Finance. This unit is responsible for coordinating the administration and financial management of all contract and grant funds awarded to the University, and currently manages over 400 grant funds and $35 million of research funding per year, as well as, interacting with any faculty member who is seeking extramural research support (pre-award) or who has had research funded (post-award).
The Office of Contract and Grants is currently seeking qualified candidates to consider for an Accountant position.
During day-to-day operations in the Office of Contracts & Grants, staff have many decisions to make regarding compliance with terms, allowable costs, entering grant data to Banner, how to process forms, review of proposal budgets and collections. Position is responsible for Establishing Banner grant file, establishing fund setup with the Controller’s Office, composing new award memorandums, consulting with PI and Departmental Admins at new award meetings and providing necessary training concerning award management. Position entails grant monitoring and fiscal management, budget control, invoicing and financial reporting, collections and receivables management, monitoring and reporting of cost share expenditures and closeout of grant/fund.
Bachelor’s degree with 12 credit hours of accounting coursework; or Associate’s degree in accounting; or Associate’s degree in business or related discipline with 12 credit hours of accounting coursework; or equivalent combination of training and experience. all degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.
|Special Instructions to Applicants|
|Recruitment Range||$40,000 - $51,628|
|Org #-Department||Contracts & Grants - Accounting - 56205|
|Work Hours of Position||8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday|
|Number of Months per Year||12|
|Job Family||Administrative and Managerial|
|2-4 key competencies for successful execution of job duties, including chosen level definition:||
Knowledge – Professional
Financial Monitoring & Analysis
Decision Making and Problem Solving
Communication and Interpersonal Skills
|Type of Appointment||1.0 (Full-Time)|
|If other, please indicate|
|Time limited duration of appointment.|
|Salary Grade Equivalency||75|
- Cover Letter
- List of References
- Reference Letter 1
- Reference Letter 2
- Reference Letter 3
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Which of the following best describes your education history?
- Master's Degree in directly related field
- Bachelor's Degree with 12 credit hours of Accounting coursework
- Associate's Degree in Accounting
- Associate's Degree in Business or related discipline with 12 credit hours of Accounting coursework
- Three (3) years of college coursework
- Two (2) years of college coursework
- One (1) year or less of college coursework
- High School Diploma or GED
How many years of experience in a directly related field do you have?
- No Response
- 6 or more years
- 5 years
- 4 years
- 3 years
- 2 years
- 1 year
- 4 months
- less than 4 months
Have you completed 12 hours of Accounting coursework?
Do you have experience using Banner Finance and Banner HR?
Do you have experience in Research Administration with Post Award Responsibilities?
Please indicate how you learned of the vacant position for which you are applying:
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