Requisition Number: 03024214 Final Filing Date: 07-16-2019 Closing Date: Payroll Title: GEN ACCOUNTANT 3 Number of Positions: 1 Salary: $4,366.67 - $8,933.33/MO (Budgeted Salary Range Not to Exceed: $4,366.67 -$6,650.00/MO). Appointment Type: Career Appointment Description: 100% FTE, Fixed, Monday to Friday; 8:00am to 5:00pm Overtime Eligible (FLSA): Exempt Union/HEERA Representation: This position is not represented by a collective bargaining unit
Department: ACCOUNTING & FINANCIAL SERVICE - 062005 Department Description:
Location: Davis Allow Applicants to Attach: Resume Cover Letter References
Job Summary: Under the direct supervision of the Accountant V and Assistant Controller, the incumbent serves as a critical member of General Accounting. The incumbent must understand all of the attributes connected to the Chart of Accounts to ensure proper financial reporting at the local and consolidated UC level; assist in the preparation of components of the UC Davis financial statements, management discussion and analysis and notes including support for the disclosures; provide analytical and functional support for cash flow and financial statement forecasting, pull data as requested and reconcile to the ledger and financial statements, and special projects as assigned. Incumbent plays a campuswide financial guidance role by offering technical, advisory and interpretive support of accounting policies and procedures; and provides testing support of financial system changes/implementations.
Physical Demands: Works at a personal computer for extended periods of time.
Work Environment: Restricted vacation during peak workload periods.
UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.
Background Check Required: Yes
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor/Master's degree in accounting, finance or related subject and/or CPA/CMA, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Extensive experience in accounting, auditing, or financial management.
Experience working with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), theory, practice and standards as they relate to financial statement preparation, general ledger maintenance and reconciliation of accounts.
Experience working with the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) and Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) accounting standards related to financial statement preparation.
Experience analyzing information and situations independently, identifying problems and relevant factors, formulating logical conclusions and recommending solutions.
Extensive experience using Excel, reporting tools and/or equivalent applications to develop complex spreadsheets and ad hoc reports including the use of pivot tables, power pivot and other advanced functions.
Experience creating queries using SQL Oracle commands.
Demonstrated analytical skills to synthesize a high volume of information from a variety of sources and perform complex analysis to interpret and summarize financial data.
Experience working with ERP-level automated and computerized financial systems.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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