Accountant II - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

Performs advancedprofessional accounting activities for a specialized, complex assignment orfunctional area requiring application of an advanced professional knowledge ofaccounting principles and practices. Ensures or evaluates compliance andaccountability of financial programs and business operations/processes. Maysupervise or lead lower level professional accountants and other staff.

Additional Department Summary:

The position monitors and controls the Student Receivables and LoansReceivables reconciliation process, serving as team leader for reconciliationfunctions.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree or higher in Accounting orFinance and three (3) years of professional accounting experience; OR aMaster's degree in Accounting or Business and 2 years of professionalaccounting experience; OR CPA and 2 years of professional accountingexperience.Additional Required DepartmentMinimum Qualifications: Good communication skills, both written andverbal. Ability to make decisions based on careful analysis and thoughtfuljudgments. Also required are computerskills, not limited to spread sheet applications, personal computing networksand internet software. Must have theability to work effectively under stress and high levels of activity.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prefer experience at an Institution of Higher Education with more than10,000 students, experience with Ellucian Banner, and some experience workingwith and serving customers.58 Monthly (exempt): -Minimum - $ 37065.60 Midpoint - $ 53747.16

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • Student Receivables
  • Accountant II
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • 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:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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