Financial Analyst II

Denton, TX
Apr 29, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Requisition Number

Job Title
Financial Analyst II

Official Title
Financial Analyst II

Position Number

Budget Office - 151210


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Work Schedule
Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm

Department Overview
The Budget Office serves UNT, the System Administration, and in a limited fashion, the UNT Dallas campus.

Those services include working with all levels of the university to compile, maintain & report financial planning related to institutional resources. We serve a cross-section of university stakeholders, including executive administrators, grant holders, department heads & their support staff. Our goal is to ensure that all units are able to maximize the use of their resources to meet institutional strategic goals while ensuring we follow federal & state laws, institutional policies & guidelines defined by external donors.

Job Description
The Budget Office Department at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire a Financial Analyst II to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

* Develop and analyze monthly department and/ or University budgeting and accounting reports to maintain expenditure controls.
* Assist with the development of budgeting and reporting software used by Budget & Planning as well as assist in preparation of yearly University budget.
* Serve as a functional lead and subject matter expert for financial data systems and data warehouse including troubleshooting, testing, and training.
* Assist in the development of reports and presentations for communicating budget and other financial information to various audiences.
* Provide in-depth advice and technical assistance with cost analysis, funding, fiscal allocations, and budget preparation for Budget Office, campus departments, and the University.
* Serve as Budget Office liaison to campus departments for financial and budgetary training and analytical needs.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Minimum Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance, or related field and five years of professional experience in accounting, finance or related field; or any equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.

The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required:
* Working knowledge of economic and accounting principles and practices, legal statutes, and analysis and reporting of financial data.
* Working knowledge of financial accounting within the relevant environment.
* Ability to analyze numerical detail, identify patterns or trends, and draw valid conclusions.
* Ability to analyze, consolidate, and present financial data in clear concise forms to a variety of audiences.

Preferred Qualifications
The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

* Working knowledge of budgetary principles and practices.
* Experience in Higher Education or state agency budgetary/financial activities.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume, cover letter, and a list of three professional references with their online application.

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Job Open Date

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Pay Rate
Commensurate with Experience

Pay Basis

Job Type
Full-time Permanent

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