Biocomplexity Senior Finance Generalist

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Working Title: Biocomplexity Senior Finance Generalist

Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff

Department: Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 10-09-2018

Posting Summary:
The Biocomplexity Institute and Initiative (The Institute) at the University of Virginia is seeking applicants for a Senior Finance Generalist. This exciting new initiative provides a huge opportunity to grow the breadth and depth of biocomplexity research for Virginia and the nation. The Senior Finance Generalist assists the COO with budgeting, financial reporting, and overseeing the day to day financial operations of the institute.

A bachelor's degree is required as well as at least five years of experience in budgeting, financial reporting, and account reconciliation. An MBA or advanced degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field is preferred. Applicants must have excellent analytical and numerical ability. The ability to record and report financial and budget data clearly and accurately and the ability to set priorities, meet deadlines, and adapt to changing priorities and needs are required. Applicants must also possess strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills. Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook are essential. Additionally, experience in higher education administration and financial affairs and experience with post-award administration is preferred.

* This is a restricted position, continuation is dependent on funding and satisfactory performance*

To apply visit and search on Posting Number 0624245. Complete an application online, attach a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three references. The position remains open until filled.

For information about this position, please contact Zach Harpine [email protected]

The University of Virginia is fundamentally committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and staff. UVA is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. We welcome nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. We also welcome others who would bring additional dimensions of diversity to the University's research and teaching mission.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Excellent analytical and numerical ability.
Ability to record and report financial and budget data clearly and accurately.
Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines, and adapt to changing priorities and needs.
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

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Posted: 12/9/2018
Application Due: 12/14/2018
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