Pay Range: $54,433 annually or higher depending on experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: Provides oversight and comprehensive financial support services of fiscal operations for the College of Natural Resources. Reporting to the Chief Operations Officer; this position will ensure effective and appropriate use of financial resources including compliance requirements for a variety of funding types including, but not limited to, federal, state, and private sources; participate in organizational management and policy decisions regarding fiscal processes; participate as a team member of financial specialists in the college; provide supervision of financial technical staff; and serve as liaison with University administration for financial issues.
Minimum Qualifications: - Bachelors degree in business, finance, economics, or related field or equivalent. - Five years of relevant experience in financial or accounting management in higher education or government institutions. - Two years of experience directly supervising employees. OR - Seven years of relevant experience in financial or accounting management in higher education or government institutions - Two years of experience directly supervising employees.
- Experience in analyzing and interpreting financial information; maintaining accounting systems; budget development and monitoring; and reconciling accounts related to compliance and application of federal and/or state polices and regulations
Preferred Qualifications: - Excellent oral and written communication skills. - Proven organizational skills; ability to work with a high level of accuracy with acute attention to detail; and meet required deadlines. - Knowledge of University of Idaho policies and procedures as they related to financial policies and procedures. - Experience with financial databases, management and reporting systems such as Banner Finance and Argos and other office management software such as Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.) - Knowledge in grants and contract management. - Ability to work independently and within team settings as needed
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions: Willingness to travel and/or work nights/weekends
Posting Number: SP002607P
Posting Date: 10/07/2020
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: Priority will be given to applicants who apply by Nov. 4, 2020
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
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