Accountant (Financial Analyst)

North Carolina, United States
Salary Not specified
Jan 11, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Accountant (Financial Analyst)

North Carolina Central University

Closing Date: 1/25/2021 at 11:55 PM

Primary Purpose of Position:
The primary purpose of this position is to evaluate, review and compile accurate financial reporting at North Carolina Central University. Financial analysts will analyze and/or evaluate compliance with applicable state and federal statutes, sound regulatory practices and procedures, generally accepted accounting principles, and other such rules and regulations. Duties include preparing technical/financial reports, monitoring fiscal actions, conducting liability assessments, maintaining records, analyzing data and/or assisting in preparing legal documents (as required). Additionally, financial analysts will interpret financial records and develop program procedures to maintain integrity of the financial reports and business operations. Financial analysts are also required to develop and maintain effective working relationships with regulated industries, government officials, administrators, and civic leaders. The ability to communicate effectively is essential to financial analysts.

Minimum Education/Experience:
Bachelor’s degree with 12 credit hours of accounting coursework; or Associate’s degree in Accounting; or Associate’s degree in Business or related discipline with 12 credit hours of accounting coursework; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The successful candidate must possess a working knowledge of Financial Banner or an equivalent system; knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Microsoft Word (pivot tables, vlookups, sumifs, etc)) Applications; knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles as it relates to GASB; ability to work independently with little or no supervision; to take initiative to see projects and assignments through to completion; to learn, interpret and analyze information to make necessary decisions; to exercise judgment and discretion in problem solving; to plan, prioritize and organize workflow; ability to work flexible schedules; excellent analytical and organizational skills along with written and oral communication skills, excellent editing skills; great interpersonal skills to interact effectively and diplomatically with a wide range of individuals in a high pressure environment.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
For employment/re-employment priority, this vacancy is treated as Pay Plan Conversion GN13.

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link:

North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.


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