Associate Controller

Location
Virginia, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Feb 03, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Office of Finance at Old Dominion University is seeking candidates for the Associate Controller (full-time, 12 month) position. This position will provide leadership, financial management, and planning for the General Accounting and Data Control operations. Other duties include: manage the planning and preparation of the annual financial statements; serve as liaison to the State and Independent auditors for year-end audit and annual audits of all Office of Finance operations (payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, data control, general accounting); complete all special projects as assigned by the Assistant Vice President for Finance/University Controller and serve as the responsible party in his/her absence for all financial matters related to compliance with Federal, State, and University policies and procedures.

Required Education: Master’s degree in accounting, finance, or business administration and CPA certificate or eligibility. A bachelor’s degree in a related field with experience equivalent to a master’s degree may be substituted.

Required Qualifications: Significant managerial experience, specifically in the areas of financial accounting, grant accounting, cost accounting, and financial reporting. Strong background in accounting and financial reporting. Extensive knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and fund accounting. Working knowledge of computer systems and reports. Extensive analytical abilities. Strong communication skills, ability to get ideas across, establish work schedules, and establish goals and objectives for staff. Good oral and written communication skills.

Review Date: The initial application review date for this position is February 18, 2021 and will remain open until filled.

Old Dominion University does not discriminate in admissions, treatment, employment or access to its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), political affiliation, veteran status, family medical and genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or disability. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.