Financial Analyst - Hybrid/Remote - 120432
#120432 Financial Analyst - Hybrid/RemoteFiling Deadline: Thu 2/9/2023
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This position will work a hybrid schedule which includes a combination of working both onsite on Campus and remote.
Placement within the salary range is determined by internal equity, relevant qualifications, and collective bargaining agreements (when applicable).
The Department of Pediatrics is one of the largest departments within the School of Medicine with approximately 250 Faculty, 127 postdoctoral fellows (both MDs and PhDs) along with over 320 support staff (not including hospital staff). In addition, the Department has 68 clinical residents distributed across the Divisions. The missions of research, education and patient care are intertwined, and are integral to the goals of the department.
The Department has undergone significant growth in recent years with a consolidated budget of approximately $183 million including sponsored projects expenditures and clinical revenue. Expansion of the Department’s research and clinical portfolio is expected to continue in the next few years.
The Department’s 16 divisions include Academic General Pediatrics, Child Development & Community Health; Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology; Cardiology; Dysmorphology; Emergency Medicine; Endocrinology; Gastroenterology; Genetics; Genome Information Sciences; Hospital Medicine; Host-Microbe Systems and Therapeutics; Infectious Diseases; Neonatology; Nephrology; and Respiratory Medicine.
In 2001, physicians and leadership of the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Rady Children's, and Children's Specialists of San Diego (CSSD) unified pediatric patient care, research, education and community service programs, creating a university-affiliated children's health system to serve the region. Over the past two decades, an extensive list of joint programs has developed, with many physicians and researchers playing a role at both institutions.
This affiliation has consolidated the clinical, teaching, research and public service programs of the UCSD School of Medicine's Department of Pediatrics with San Diego's only health care system dedicated to the health and well-being of children. In 2009, this partnership was furthered by the creation of Rady Children’s Specialists of San Diego, a Medical Foundation, and is now recognized as having global leaders in research, technology, translational medicine, education and clinical excellence.
Under the direction of the Department of Pediatrics Director of Financial Analysis and Planning, serve as a primary financial analyst for the Department’s management for all matters regarding fiscal control and analysis, as well as implementation of process re-engineering efforts and execution of the department’s financial and operational management and controls, overseeing $89 million in revenue. Assemble and publish regular reports for fiscal management including clinical, departmental, service agreement, and other outside income. Responsible for the development and maintenance of ad-hoc systems and databases to be used in facilitating the management of funds and operations within the Department. Oversight and maintenance of Departmental and Divisional commitments to faculty and quarterly reconciliation of fellows finances. Will also manage Pools budgeting, reconciliation, and reporting to the Chair.
Will research and assess internal control process management needs to identify issues requiring attention and processes requiring reformulation. Will make appropriate recommendations to create solutions and mechanisms to reduce labor intensiveness, increase the use of available automated tools and improve the timeliness, accuracy and quality of the output produced by the department.
Uses professional concepts. Applies organizational policies and procedures to resolve various issues. Works on problems of limited to moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of multiple factors. Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action. Contacts are primarily internal to the department, but may also be external.
Six (6) years of related experience, education/training, OR a Bachelor's degree in related area plus two (2) years of related experience/training.
Working knowledge of finance policies, practices, and systems.
Ability to gather reasonably retrievable information to organize, and perform basic financial analysis assignments.
Strong ability to effectively present information verbally and in writing clearly and concisely.
Demonstrated ability using spreadsheet and database software for moderately complex financial analysis, fiscal management, and financial reports.
Intermediate knowledge and understanding of internal control practices and their impact on protecting University resources.
Ability to independently interpret, analyze, and implement appropriate policies in a given situation.
Demonstrated experience in budget preparation using automated spreadsheet systems.
Proven ability to analyze financial issues, recognize potential impact, identify creative and alternative solutions; make and implement recommendations. Demonstrated problem-solving and negotiation skills with ability to exercise discretion.
Knowledge of University policies and procedures regarding purchasing, returned goods, travel, disbursement, inventory, and ability to work collaboratively with contacts involved in these processes.
- Familiar with UCSD Policies and procedures.
- Experience in developing, producing and completing complex reports for various funding agencies; projecting multi-year expenditures and outcomes as they relate to individual projects, and the department as a whole; experience applying programmatic knowledge to coordinate financial aspects of award administration.
- Experience with UCSD on-line and web-based accounting systems.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check.
- Occasional evenings and weekends may be required.
Pay Transparency Act Full Salary Range: $48,900 - $102,300 Annually
The University of California, San Diego is required to provide a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. This range takes into account the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. It is not typical for an individual to be offered a salary at or near the top of the range for a position. Salary offers are determined based on final candidate qualifications and experience. The full salary range for this position is defined as the Full Pay Range. The budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position defined as the Expected Pay Scale. Placement within the Expected Pay Scale is determined by internal equity, relevant qualifications, and collective bargaining agreements (when applicable).
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
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