Accountant I - Assistant Director Accounts Payable - 512739

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Work type: Regular Full-time (Benefits eligible)
Location: Tuscaloosa
Categories: Accounting/Bookkeeping

Pay Grade/Pay Range: 57 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 34424.04 Midpoint - $ 50252.76

Department/Organization: 505171 - Supply Store - Ferguson

Normal Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00am-5:00pm, some weekends & extended hours

Job Summary: Performs a broad scope of professional accounting activities requiring experienced, professional knowledge and application of accounting principles and practices.

Additional Department Summary: This position provides financial accounting support, monitors vendor statements and supervises the Supply Store's accounts payable office to ensure invoices and credits are managed properly. This position involves accounting, reporting and understanding of a perpetual inventory management system. Responsibilities include projections, reports, financial reporting, monitoring of general ledger accounts, analysis of account variances and fluctuations, creating schedules and spreadsheets, journal entry maintenance, reconciliation of accounts and supervising office staff.

Required Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or higher in Accounting or Finance and one (1) year of accounting experience; OR a CPA and some accounting experience.

Skills and Knowledge: Ability to monitor and analyze budget information. Ability to interpret budget and other financial data. Thorough knowledge of and ability to apply accounting policies and procedures. Ability to work independently and as a team member. Ability to make decisions based on careful analysis and thoughtful judgments. Proficient with Microsoft Excel and Word.

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: 05 Apr 2021 Central Daylight Time
Applications close: 13 Apr 2021 Central Daylight Time

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Posted: 4/6/2021
Application Due: 4/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time