Financial Analyst 2
Financial Analyst 2🔍School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States📁Finance📅Jun 03, 2021 Post Date📅89840 Requisition #The Stanford Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, within Department of Medicine, is seeking a Financial Analyst 2 to perform complex finance functions and/or activities requiring advanced knowledge and application of internal (University) and external (sponsor) policies. This position will play a key role in managing all aspects of post-awards financial management of grants, contracts, and non-sponsored accounts. Knowledge and application of pre-award processes is an added benefit.The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is at the forefront of innovation in the treatment of patients with Cardiovascular disease using advanced clinical therapeutics, translational research, and educating the next generation of physicians and scientists. The Analyst has the opportunity to play a key role in supporting these activities by ensuring the financial health of the Division. Duties include:
- Perform and design ad hoc analyses of large complex data sets: reconcile complex accounts. Identify and resolve complex issues which may span multiple areas.
- Construct and assemble data for budgeting and decision making; develop conclusions, and present high level summary of recommendations. May develop annual budget for individual department/unit.
- Conduct analysis and resolution, and recognize exceptions. Participate in developing solutions that may require policy changes or the development of new processes; maintain broader organizational perspective in decision making.
- Execute internal control programs established by management, research new regulations, and recommend and implement approved changes. May manage compliance program for area of responsibility, and create complex compliance reports.
- Develop reports and presentations of complex financial data and metrics for management and third parties.
- Participate as a member of a project team; support new initiatives. Make decisions determining approach to managing and completing processes.
- Contribute to unit and organization strategy; assist in the development of change management plans and materials as needed.
- Develop and maintain desktop procedures and process documentation for area of responsibility.
- Participate in critical analysis of existing systems and processes, and identify opportunities for process improvement.
- Provide consulting advice to client group(s); serve as a resource on matters that require specific technical, financial, or subject matter expertise; support negotiations with external partners.
- May supervise, train, coach, and review the work of other staff, as needed. Contribute primarily through applying individual expertise.
- Master's degree and grants management experience in an academic medical center.
- Bachelor’s degree and four years of relevant experience or combination of education and relevant experience.
- Advanced proficiency in business applications, such as Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel.
- Demonstrated knowledge of financial systems; internet and computer literacy.
- Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
- Strong communication skills, including ability to prepare materials for and clearly and effectively communicate information to internal and external audiences and client groups.
- Demonstrated project management skills and ability to contribute to or lead part of a multi- functional team.
- Constantly sitting.
- Frequently perform desk-based computer tasks, use telephone, writing by hand, sort/file paperwork.
- Occasionally stand/walk, lift/carry objects weighing 11-20 pounds.
- Rarely reach/work above shoulder.
- Routine extended working hours during peak cycles; travel to school/unit sites across university.
- Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external organizations.
- Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal responsibility and value for safety; communicates safety concerns; uses and promotes safe behaviors based on training and lessons learned.
- Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable University policies and procedures, including but not limited to the personnel policies and other policies found in the University’s Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu/.
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- Schedule: Full-time
- Job Code: 4452
- Employee Status: Regular
- Grade: H
- Requisition ID: 89840