System Support - Accountant III - 113428
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#113428 System Support - Accountant IIIInitial Review Date: Tue 1/11/2022
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The description and qualifications of this posting have been updated as of 12/13/2021.
This position will remain open until filled.
Involves accounting functions such as analyzing, monitoring, preparing and reconciling financial information to reflect the condition of the organization and provide financial and other statistical data to control operations. Provides support for monitoring/maintenance of accounting systems and chart of accounts.
The incumbent independently prepares journal entries, maintains and/or reconciles general ledger accounts, utilizes and applies accounting practices and standards in the completion of work assignments, prepares ad hoc analyses/financial reports/spreadsheets as requested. This will include accounting assignments that require complex financial analyses and review of data from a variety of factors and multiple sources.
Also may involve preparation of financial reports to meet internal and external reporting requirements. May include activities relating to developing, implementing and monitoring accounting systems, policies and procedures.
Seven (7) years of related accounting experience, education/training, OR a Bachelor’s degree in related area plus three (3) years of related experience/training.
Experience with and knowledge of accounting functions and theory regarding general ledger accounting, complex chart of accounts tools and automated general ledger utilization.
- Large business accounting experience and/or Health care system accounting system experience.
- Strong analytical skills, experience in application of analytical techniques and procedures used in accounting projects of moderate to semi-complex scope.
- Experience with Oracle accounting software.
- Expert knowledge of Microsoft Excel, such as the utilization of Pivot Tables and V-Lookups.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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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