Accountant I - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


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:

Oversees daily budget matters, including supervision for all funds received and disbursed, for a total operating budget in excess of $4 million and three to seven plant funds. Ensures compliance with internal financial policies. Manages the procurement process which includes on average monthly purchases of $350,000 and monitors compliance with purchasing policies and procedures. Maintains internal purchasing log and records and reconciles to Banner on at least a monthly basis. Functions as organization's office manager overseeing all business processes and standard operating procedures.

Required Minimum Qualifications

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

Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications:

Proficiency in working with personal computers and standard application software. 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.

Keyword Phrases

  • Information Technology
  • Accountant I
  • 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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