Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Senior Financial Analyst provides support and analysis for day-to-day activities. The candidate will interact with the Divisions, as well as with Department Senior Management.
Responsible for preparing divisional and individual faculty P/L statements on a quarterly basis.
Prepare and upload monthly journal entries via the accounting system.
Prepare monthly and ad hoc clinical reporting statements for distribution to the Divisions and the Department Senior Management.
Closely monitor and review the unfunded projects of each of the financial units in the department.
Participate in quarterly budget updates; prepare and process budget entries.
Assist with other projects and tasks as assigned.
Bachelor's degree or the equivalent in education and/or experience, plus three years of related experience
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Strong attention to detail and accuracy
Analytical and problem solving skills
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 501480
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