Financial Analyst II - Bentley University in Waltham Massachusetts

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Bentley University

Waltham, Massachusetts 02452

United States


Detailed Job Description

Description of Duties:
This position assists in the annual operating budget and quarterly forecast processes for the University, as well as provides support in the areas of general accounting, financial systems, and grant/endowment review. Monitor and analyze for accuracy, reasonability, and trends: operating revenues and expenditures, budget vs. actual variances, and capital expenditures. Develop relevant analyses, reports, and reconciliations. Assist in the development of the 5-year business plan and other long-range strategic and financial planning models for presentation to and use by the President, Officers, and Trustees of the University. Assist with special projects and analysis, including areas of budgeting, forecasting, financial planning, and cost accounting.

Additional Description of Duties: Discuss/review findings with department managers and make suggestions for improving budgeting/forecasting practices within each department.

Assist with Cognos report design and maintenance to expand the repository of financial and general accounting reports available to the Finance department and end users across campus.

Process all capital project requests. Review all Capital Project Authorization Forms, set up project budgets within Banner, and track expenses to budget.

Position Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics with at least 2 years of budgeting and accounting experience. Demonstrated skills with financial systems/software. Strong analytical, oral and written presentation skills. Strong spreadsheet experience.

Required Applicant Documents: Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Cover Letter

Months Per Year: 12
(Staff Only)

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Position Type: Staff

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Keyword Phrases

  • Financial Analyst II
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter