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To promote the health and safety of our university community, UC currently has a mandatory mask requirement for all buildings on campus for faculty, staff, students, and visitors. Additionally, successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Vaccine verification will be required by November 15, 2021. Newly hired individuals will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination. There is an opportunity to request an exemption from the vaccine requirement for medical reasons, sincerely held reasons of conscience, or religious beliefs.

Accountant 2

Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors > http://bit.ly/UCEMPL

 

Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati embarks upon its third century – building on the past and defining the future by leading urban, public universities into a new era of innovation and impact through its strategic direction, Next Lives Here. Underscoring the power of creativity, ingenuity, invention and inclusion, what’s Next will accelerate our unrivaled momentum, evidenced by eight straight years of record enrollment and rankings that include placement among America’s top 100 public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Home to a diverse student body of nearly 47,000 and more than 4,200 distinguished faculty, the university combines its Research 1 (Very High Research Activity) Carnegie Classification with a physical setting that The New York Times recently acclaimed as “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.

 

Job Overview

The Accountant 2 position is engaged in the day-to-day administration of account reconciliations, Perkins Loan assignment processing, and working with students and external agencies on bankruptcies, settlements, and other issues.

Essential Functions

  • Maintain account journals and prepare financial statements. Maintain, analyze and reconcile ledgers/funds. 
  • Monitor and interpret financial data in the development of cost/budget analysis and reports.
  • Prepare complex variance analysis of budget vs. actual.
  • Develop, analyze, establish, and maintain accounting systems.
  • Perform internal auditing or financial records and act as lead.
  • Analyze complex financial and operating data and prepare management reports, financial statements, and projections.
  • Prepare, review and post accounting documents.
  • Recommend accounting and control systems.
  • Oversee inventory control.  
  • Perform related duties based on departmental need. This job description can be changed at any time.

Required Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree must be in Accounting or related field.
  • Six (6) years of relevant work experience and/or other specialized training can be used in lieu of education requirement.

Required Experience

Two (2) years of accounting related work experience.

Additional Qualifications Considered

  • Fund accounting experience.
  • SAP financial software experience.
  • Intermediate user of Microsoft products.
  • Higher Education experience – student billing/financial aid
  • Knowledge of Ohio Attorney General certification
  • Experience with PeopleSoft
  • Familiarity with reporting tools

Physical Requirements/Work Environment

  • Office environment/no specific unusual physical or environmental demands.

 

The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

 

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

 

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.

 

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Accountant 2

Date:  Oct 16, 2021
Location: 

Cincinnati, OH, US

Facility:  Main Campus


Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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