Fiscal Technician 3
Working Title Fiscal Technician 3 - General Accounting
We are currently seeking a Fiscal Technician 3 to provide fiscal support using independent judgment in making fiscal decisions and solving problems in application of fixed assets rules and procedures within the Office of Controller - General Accounting. This position requires knowledge of accounting practices and the use of judgment. This position will make fiscal decisions, maintain inventory records, maintain compliance with policies and procedures, and lead student employee(s). This position will instruct department personnel in proper procedures for control of equipment and assist with other general accounting functions.
On top of salary, the University offers a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, life and disability insurance and retirement. In addition, EWU offers generous vacation and sick leave accruals, 10 paid holidays per year and fringe benefits, such as tuition waiver for employees, discounted EWU sports tickets and free transportation through STA buses.
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About Eastern Washington University
Eastern is a regional, comprehensive university located in Cheney, 20 minutes from downtown Spokane. In addition to Eastern's Cheney campus, we also offer our Riverpoint campus in Spokane, plus additional teaching/learning centers located in other cities throughout Washington State. Enrollment has reached over 12,000 students. The Cheney-Spokane area is the heart of the Inland Northwest, with excellent restaurants, theater, shopping, skiing, hiking, lakes, a choice of living in a medium-sized city or a small town, and high quality schools and housing.
Eastern Washington University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Eastern Washington University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.
Conditions of Employment
This position is covered by the Washington Federation of State Employees' Collective Bargaining Agreement.
This position, during the course of university employment will be involved in the receipt or, or accountability for, university funds or other items of value. Successful applicant will be required to pass a background check for continued employment.
If you would like to obtain a copy of the Essential Functions Analysis form, which describes the physical and mental demands of the position, please contact Vara Lyn Conrath at [email protected]Required Qualifications:
- High school diploma
- Fifteen quarter hours or ten semester hours of college-level accounting or bookkeeping
- Two years of full time experience as a Fiscal Technician, or equivalent, including experience using accounting-related software; An Associate of Arts Degree, or equivalent, in accounting or business may substitute for one year of required experience.
- Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications
- Candidate must demonstrate interest, ability and/or experience promoting cultural competency, universal accessibility and/or diversity.
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