Accountant 1 - Finance and Business Services - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under general direction, the Accountant 1 supports the AVP for Finance/GRAMA; establishes and reconciles budgets; ensures and applies accounting standards, state laws, regulations and University policies and procedures to specific assignments; and, manages business and financial affairs.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Accounting or a related field plus one year of experience related to the summary of duties or any combination of education and experience totaling five years.


Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and procedures, internal auditing, internal controls, federal tax regulations and fund accounting.

Knowledge of theories and techniques involved in analysis of financial data.

Knowledge of PC computer systems and software, including spreadsheets, word processing, graphics presentation, accounting software and Windows operating systems.


Skills in effective problem solving.

Skills in decision-making.

Skills in human relations.


Ability to review, analyze, and prepare accurate financial reports.

Ability to communicate, written and verbally.

Pay Range

$16.92 to $21.15 per hour

Special Instructions to Applicants

Under “Reference’s Letter” Please list a minimum of three contacts. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

Keyword Phrases

  • AVP
  • Accountant 1 - Finance and Business Services
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Business and Financial Management
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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