Accounting Representative, UBA Apprentice
Job Title: Accounting Representative, UBA Apprentice
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 48746
University Business Administrators Central OfficeEqual Employment Opportunity
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This position serves as an apprentice accountant and is responsible for serving as a financial and administrative support staff, on an as needed basis for all participating UBA client sites and the UBA Central Office.
Responsible for the reconciliation, accountability, maintenance, and reporting of department ledgers for UBA sites. Assists with business functions related to human resource transactions, travel, purchasing and accounts payable at the client sites.
Conducts specific audits to review budgeting, accounting, personnel, and payroll activities for participating units of the University Business Administration Program assuring compliance with University, state, and federal regulations, policies, and procedures.
Responsible for or assists with special projects related to operational efficiencies of participating UBA sites. Compiles and prepares financial data using complex financial reports.Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent and four years of experience.
(Note: a combination of post high school education and experience equal to four years.)
Knowledge of basic accounting systems and practices.
Experience working with Microsoft Office, Excel, and other applicable computer applications.
Experience performing accurately in a detail-oriented environment.
Experience compiling financial data and preparing reports.
Experience prioritizing, organizing, and performing multiple work assignments simultaneously.University Information
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Upper $20,000's, commensurate with education and experience.Pay Plan
This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position.FSU Total Rewards
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If not otherwise specified, schedule is M-F, 8-5.Criminal Background Check
This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply
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IMPORTANT: In order to claim Veterans' Preference, applicants must upload a DD-214 (and other documentation, as applicable) with their online application prior to the closing date of the job opening.Tobacco Free Campus
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