Requires a bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or related field plus 6+ years of relevant work experience that provides knowledge of and exposure to fundamental theories, principles, and concepts. Requires the application of expertise in a chosen field to achieve results.
Auditing experience. Database management or information systems management experience. Federal grant accounting experience.
Use a high degree of communication skills, particularly attuned to working well with non-finance professionals and volunteers. Understands the need for maintaining confidentiality of sensitive information. Works with a high degree of independence in performing accounting and financial activities. Ability to review, understand, and verify the accuracy, of financial information. Organizes own work, sets priorities and meets critical deadlines. Knowledge of: generally accepted accounting practices and principles; governmental accounting practices and procedures and fund accounting; computer applications related to the work; standard office practices and procedures; reconciling accounts, records, reports and journals. Computer proficiency in word processing, accounting and spreadsheet applications including an intermediate level of proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel applications, experience in using QuickBooks.
Will this employee supervise others?
No, this employee will NOT supervise other employees.
Repetitive movement of hands and fingers - typing and/or writing. Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and arms. Visually identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate with supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance required. The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.