Associate Controller

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charlotte, North Carolina
Dec 12, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is seeking applications for an Associate Controller for the Controller Office. This is a full-time, permanent staff position. The Controller’s Office is a unit of Financial Services that provides central business support and oversight for accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, business process management and compliance, e-Commerce, financial reporting, fixed asset accounting, payroll, tax management, travel and other business payments and reimbursements. The Controller’s Office services the University community by providing quality financial services with a customer focus. Our mission is to uphold the University’s mission by facilitating ethical stewardship of fiscal resources and servicing the financial needs of the campus community.

Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree or higher from an accredited college/university in Accounting, Business, Finance or other closely related degree, or Bachelor’s with equivalent experience.

Essential Job Duties: The incumbent for this position will manage the University’s strategies, policies, people, processes, technologies, compliance, controls, and reporting related to accounting and disbursements, including the following operational functions: daily cash management; general ledger accounting; reconciliations of bank accounts, activity transmitted to the State, subsidiary ledgers, and balance sheet accounts; accounting for debt service; accounts payable; purchasing card program; travel and complex payments; vendor setup. This position reports to the Controller and manages four direct reports/areas – Accounting Services; Accounts Payable; Travel & Complex Payments; P-card Program – with a total staff of approximately 20 FTE. This position is the “deputy” controller and makes decisions on behalf of the Controller in their absence.

Salary and benefits are competitive; interested individuals should apply on-line at Search for job # 000202. Applicants are subject to background checks.

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.