Accountant II - 512442

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Apply nowJob no: 512442
Work type: Regular Full-time (Benefits eligible)
Location: Tuscaloosa
Categories: Accounting/Bookkeeping

Pay Grade/Pay Range: 58 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 40206.36 Midpoint - $ 58302.36

Department/Organization: 209101 - CCS Prog Support Dean

Normal Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:45pm

Job Summary: Performs advanced professional accounting activities for a specialized, complex assignment or functional area requiring application of an advanced professional knowledge of accounting principles and practices. Ensures or evaluates compliance and accountability of financial programs and business operations/processes. May supervise or lead lower level professional accountants and other staff.

Additional Department Summary: This position assists with overseeing the daily financial operations for the College of Continuing Studies. This person exercises independent judgment in checking and processing financial documents in an effort to assure compliance with University and State regulations. CCS has revenue in excess of $30 million and expenditures in excess of $20 million. The volume of financial transactions is ever increasing and it is necessary that the paperwork be processed in a timely and accurate manner in accordance with University policies and procedures. It is imperative that accurate financial records are maintained so that the College's Dean and Directors can make sound fiscal decisions.

Required Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance and three (3) years of professional accounting experience; OR a Master's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business and two (2) years of professional accounting experience; OR CPA and two (2) years of professional accounting experience.

Skills and Knowledge: Must have experience with computer applications such as Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint. Possess knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, policies and procedures, purchasing and receivables, or other accounting administrative functions.

Preferred Qualifications: Bachelors degree in Accounting

Background Investigation Statement: Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and information obtained from social media and other internet sources. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction or negative behavioral red flags will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction or negative behavioral red flags before a hiring decision is made.

Equal Employment Opportunity: The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment or volunteer status without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, genetic or family medical history information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more. "EEO is the Law" Poster

Advertised: 19 Feb 2021 Central Standard Time
Applications close: 26 Feb 2021 Central Standard Time

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Posted: 2/20/2021
Application Due: 2/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time