As a key member of the Finance team, the Fiscal Analyst is responsible for overseeing the preparation, posting, and reconciliation of university accounts payable and travel transactions. The position serves as the senior specialist for A/P and travel as well as the functional expert for the accounts payable and expense modules of PeopleSoft Financial Management.
Bachelor's Degree in accounting, business administration, computer science, economics, or closely related field.
Progressively responsible experience in a complex accounts payable position.
Experience working in an ERP system.
Experience using Microsoft Office software, including Word, Excel, and Outlook or similar software systems.
Ability to interpret and apply policies and procedures independently and use judgement and discretion to act when precedent does not exist.
Ability to communicate clearly, concisely, persuasively, tactfully, and confidently with all levels within an organization.
Experience communicating established policies and procedures to faculty, staff, and the general public, including those that require extensive interpretation.
OR applicable combination of education or experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the essential functions of the position.
Experience working in Higher Education.
Experience working with state travel regulations and processing travel reimbursements in an ERP system.
Experience testing ERP systems.
Experience creating and establishing procedures and documentation of processes.
Experience working in PeopleSoft version 9.0 or higher.
Experience working with a Pcard program and system.
Located in historic Ellensburg, Washington, Central Washington University is a public four-year university. Home to over 10,000 students, Central has a commitment to hands-on learning and discovery, which takes students beyond the limits of the classroom and books. Central prepares students to become well-educated citizens who are ready for high-demand careers in the workforce and offers over 150 undergraduate majors as well as graduate studies programs and research. To prepare and enable students to succeed in a global economy, Central partners with over 30 colleges and universities around the world.CWU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Title IX/Veteran/Disability Employer.