Senior Finance Generalist
Working Title: Senior Finance Generalist
Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff
Department: Department of Surgery
Posting Date: 12-06-2017
The Department of Surgery at the University of Virginia, with a $45 million annual budget, seeks a Senior Finance Generalist to provide high level fiscal management support to the Director of Finance and to supervise the accounting staff. Incumbent is responsible for coordinating and managing financial operations related to payroll funding sources, gifts, grants, endowments, state funds, purchasing, resident funding, and annual budgeting processes. Position has signatory authority for both UVA and University Physician's Group (UPG), and is responsible for financial compliance, including internal controls. Incumbent works closely with faculty, staff, residents, and other departments and university units to address and resolve complex financial issues independently.
Qualified applicants must have a Bachelors degree or equivalent experience and at least five years of high level fiscal administration experience. Applicants must be detail and team-oriented with a strong commitment to results that enhance departmental excellence. Good judgement and the ability to provide in-depth financial analysis are essential. Ability to effectively supervise, work productively with other departments, and multi-task are a must. Excellent oral and written communication skills are also required.
This is a restricted position and is contingent on the continuation of funding.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Excellent supervisory skills required.
Must be able to multi task.
Ability to work with attention to detail and accuracy.
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