Accountant I - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama


United States
(499625)

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Detailed Job Description

Performs a broad scope of professional accounting activities requiring experienced, professional knowledge and application of accounting principles and practices.

Additional Department Summary:

This position provides financial accounting support, monitors vendor statements and supervises the Supply Store's accounts payable office to ensure invoices and credits are managed properly. This position involves accounting, reporting and understanding of a perpetual inventory management system. Responsibilities include projections, reports, financial reporting, monitoring of general ledger accounts, analysis of account variances and fluctuations, creating schedules and spreadsheets, journal entry maintenance and reconciliation of accounts.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Bachelors degree or higher in Accounting or Finance and at least one (1) year accounting related experience; OR a CPA and some professional accounting experience.

Skills and Knowledge:

Ability to monitor and analyze budget information. Ability to interpret budget and other financial data. Thorough knowledge of and ability to apply accounting policies and procedures. Ability to work independently and as a team member. Ability to make decisions based on careful analysis and thoughtful judgments. Proficient with Microsoft Excel and Word. 57 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 31969.56 Midpoint - $ 46342.44

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.

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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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