Financial Reporting Analyst 1

Job description

Full/Part Time
Full Time

8AM - 5PM

$40,300 - $59,800

Position Information
The Financial Reporting Analyst will be responsible for providing financial and analytical support to the Business Operations team and/or FAOs across the School of Medicine (SOM). Under general supervision from the SOM Controller, the incumbent will develop financial models, reports and analysis to help improve and/or sustain data integrity and the overall accuracy of financials presented to manages and/or unit heads. S/he will be a key member of the Business Operations analytics team who will develop/update standard reporting templates, and will also be responsible for independently creating new basic financial reports, as well as for managing the ledger reconciliation process for several units, while ensuring compliance with UCR and general fund accounting principles. This role also requires the incumbent to possess strong collaboration skills as many assignments are completed under a work-group setting.

Minimum Requirements
Basic interpersonal skills; broad service orientation and critical thinking skills; and attention to detail. Under management guidance, uses organizational skills to multi-task in a high volume environment.
Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
Ability to function as a member of a team.
Basic knowledge of finance policies, practices, and systems.
Ability to adapt to changing priorities.
Basic knowledge and understanding of internal control practices and their impact on protecting University resources.
Basic proficiency using spreadsheet and database software in financial analysis, fiscal management, and financial reports.
Acquiring ability to gather reasonably retrievable information to organize and perform basic financial analysis assignments.

Preferred Qualifications
Intermediate or advance excel skills in order to develop financial reports, as well as to merge data from different data sources.

Basic fund accounting knowledge as well as familiarity with basic GAAP principles.

Additional Information
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities'air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

  • Washington Monthly (August 2016) ranked UC Riverside 12th in the nation in its annual University and College Survey.
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  • Education Trust placed UC Riverside 9th in the nation for closing the graduation gap between black and white students by 1.7 percentage points.

  • In QS World University Rankings 2016/2017, UC Riverside's Department of Philosophy is #1 in the world for the frequency with which published papers are cited by other philosophers.

  • U.S. News and World Report Survey (September 2016) ranked UC Riverside 118th overall; earns "Great Schools, Great Prices."

  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2016) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 to 200 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."

  • U.S. News and World Report's Best Graduate Schools (2016) including:

    • Graduate School of Education - 62nd among ranked schools

    • Bourns College of Engineering - 71st among ranked schools

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Posted: 12/1/2018
Application Due: 12/16/2018
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