University of Idaho
Division/College: University of Idaho Foundation
Employee Category: Exempt
Pay Range: $42,500 or higher
Full/Part Time: Full Time
The Foundation Accountant is responsible for contributing to the team effort to accept, manage, and distribute private support for the University of Idaho. The primary roles as a professional accountant of the Foundation are accounting and finance functions, developing/implementing system efficiencies, and gift processing. Specific duties include the preparation of financial statements and reports, tax returns, vouchers, journal entries, monthly reconciliations, research, account analysis, fund accounting, portfolio reporting, gift processing, creating and implementing new processes in the accounting function, and fully utilizing new systems. This position reports to the Director of Finance and also supports the Assistant Director of Finance and works with their guidance.
• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
• Proficiency with spreadsheet software
• Knowledge of accounting practices and application of standards to interpret and analyze laws/regulations
• Masters Degree in Accounting or Minor/other degree in IT or Data Analytics
• Accounting experience
• University or Foundation experience
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Posting Number: SP002709P
Posting Date: 02/09/2021
Open Until Filled: Yes
To be considered your “Letter of Qualification” must address each of the required qualifications and the preferred qualifications as relevant.
For 1st consideration, please apply by March 1, 2021.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
To apply, please visit: jobs.uidaho.edu
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.