Summary of Duties: The primary function of the Fiscal Analyst 3/Team Lead is to perform professional duties in the field of grant and contract accounting in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), ensuring expenses are allowable, allocable, reasonable and consistent.
The incumbent will serve as lead for Fiscal Analyst 1 and Fiscal Analyst 2 positions who are responsible for monitoring, reconciling, billing and reporting requirements for federal, state and local agencies.
The incumbent will perform accounting duties related to the administration and post-award financial reporting of sponsored projects.
The incumbent will prepare financial reports analyzing, interpreting and summarizing data in accordance with the specific agency's terms and conditions. The incumbent will be responsible for requesting funds from various agency systems per agreement terms.
Required Qualifications: A Bachelors degree, which includes 18 quarter or 12 semester hours in accounting, auditing, or budgeting and two (2) years of relevant professional experience, or equivalent education/experience.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus. With a new President (Dr. Kirk Schulz began as the University’s 11th president in June 2016) and a new Vice President of Finance and Administration (Stacy Pearson started in March 2017); the University community is energized and excited.
U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "America's Best Colleges" rankings place WSU in the top 75 public national universities. WSU was one of only three Northwest universities to be placed in the top two tiers, along with the University of Washington and the University of Oregon. WSU is ranked as a "highest research activity" institution by the Carne...gie Foundation and is in the top 12 percent of research universities as reported by the National Science Foundation. Also, WSU was recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its engagement activities with its Community Engagement Classification.
WSU employs approximately 6,000 faculty and professional staff and the University deeply values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff. WSU students represent diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds: approximately 10 percent of WSU students hail from outside the state of Washington, and approximately 6.8 percent are international students. WSU annually awards more than $280 million in scholarships and financial aid to approximately 17,000 undergraduate students.