FINANCIAL SPECIALIST

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Mar 08, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 101249-US

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: L&S/SOCIAL WORK/SOC WORK


Location: Madison

Categories: Accounting, Finance, Purchasing

Employment Class: University Staff-Ongoing

Position Vacancy ID: 101249

Working Title: FINANCIAL SPECIALIST

Official Title: FINANCIAL SPECIALIST SENIOR(00162) or FINANCIAL SPECIALIST(00161)

Hiring Department: A488200-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/SOCIAL WORK/SOC WORK

FTE: 100%

Term: This is an Ongoing appointment

Advertised Salary: Minimum $15.42



Job Summary: Starting pay is based on experience, with a minimum starting rate of $15.42 an hour for the Financial Specialist and $18.03 an hour for the Financial Specialist Senior.

This position provides program and fiscal support for the Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional Development System. The WCWPDS annually provides job-specific professional development opportunities for over 4000 state, county, tribal, and private agency child welfare workers and over 7,000 foster-parents throughout the State of Wisconsin through a continuum of services intended to facilitate and sustain positive change and support improved outcomes within Wisconsin's child welfare system. Those services include: education, training, transfer of learning, technical assistance, coaching, project management, organizational effectiveness and development, research and evaluation, and research to practice.

This position works independently under the general supervision of the WCWPDS Business Manager, providing fiscal support for a budget approaching 8-million dollars as well as logistical support for a robust menu of professional development opportunities available state wide. As this program is funded with State, Federal, and County support, this position requires the ability to maintain awareness of and compliance with all contractual responsibilities and reporting requirements incumbent upon the grant.



Schedule Comment: Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm



Contact: David Barger
dhbarger@wisc.edu
608-262-3562
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants: Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process.

An applicant may be hired in to a Financial Specialist or Financial Specialist Senior title dependent upon experience. Title will be determined upon hire.

For questions on the position contact: David Barger, dhbarger@wisc.edu, 608-262-3562.

To apply for this position, you will need to upload a cover letter, resume, and three professional references, including your current supervisor.

Cover letters will be used as a writing sample and to determine the best-qualified applicants. Thus, your cover letter should address your qualifications as they pertain to this position including your work experience in the following, if applicable, and where it was performed:

Experience with Microsoft Access and Excel, Experience using Word, Experience with processing transactions through a web-based reimbursement system.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Probationary Period will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: 07 Mar 2017 Central Standard Time


Application Close: 21 Mar 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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