Financial Assistant 1 (UCP 1)

Job description

Job Title: Financial Assistant 1 (UCP 1)
Job ID: 2018459
Location: Storrs Campus
Full/Part Time:
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Posting

The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences (CLAS) Dean's Office seeks applicants for a full-time position as a Financial Assistant 1 (UCP 1) for the CLAS Business Services Center. Under the direction of the Associate Finance Director, the incumbent will maintain complete sets of records of financial transactions for the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences.


Analyzing and verifying details of transactions such as invoices, requisitions and other disbursements in conjunction with university and college policies and procedures; providing statistical information on various expenditures and compiling regular reports utilizing electronic spreadsheets and databases; providing data for budget preparation and monitoring expenditures for compliance with approved budget limits and staffing; and performing related duties as required.


Associate's degree in accounting or bookkeeping and two years' experience in accounting or bookkeeping.


Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, business or related field; experience working in a higher education setting; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; demonstrated customer service skills and excellent computer skills including experience with Microsoft programs.


Salary: Mid-thirties. Benefits: Excellent healthcare and retirement package.


Please upload a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references via UConn Jobs, Staff Positions. Address correspondence to Michelle Cahill and include search number 2018459. Screening will begin immediately and the search will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. Priority will be given to applications received by March 20, 2018. Employment of the successful candidate will be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check. (Search # 2018459)

This job posting is scheduled to be removed at 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on March 25, 2018.

All employees are subject to adherence to the State Code of Ethics which may be found at

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Posted: 3/7/2018
Application Due: 4/8/2018
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