Financial Analyst I - Accounting Services

Employer
Texas Tech University - Health Sciences Center
Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Nov 9, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Business & Management, Accounting & Finance, Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Financial Affairs, Student Affairs, Financial Aid
Employment Type
Full Time
Extended Job Title

Financial Analyst I - Accounting Services

Org Level 1

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7

201111 - Accounting Services Lbk

Position Description

Performs central accounting and financial analysis functions according to established procedures.

Requisition ID

26336BR

Travel Required

None

Pay Grade Maximum

Salary commensurate with related education, experience, and/or skills.

Major/Essential Functions

1. Provide timely, relevant and accurate reporting and analytical support to the institution and its departments including the following: Assist in assigned financial reporting functions by developing a good understanding of assigned reporting tasks including validation of report information and adequate supporting documentation; Exhibit general problem solving skills and decision making skills by analyzing data, asking questions, reviewing data from all angles, discovering potential solutions, and recommending a solution(s); Analyze financial structure to develop an understanding of data integrity of financial systems/applications used for various accounting functions.

2. Provide accounting and analytical support for management, institutional level business processes and functional departments including the following: Establish effective relationships with co-workers, management, departmental personnel and other business contacts for assigned functions; Openly communicate with Cheif Analysts and Supervisory staff to question and understand assigned areas of oversight; Increase productivity by assisting in the development of automated accounting applications/reports and website content development.

3. Responsible for the day-to-day general ledger accounting and reconciliation, financial reporting and analysis for assigned areas including the following: Process transactions after obtaining a thorough understanding of the substance of each transaction; Produce and maintain complete, well organized documentation of transactions, processes, reports, financial research, and all applicable work papers; Assist in the maintenance of the HSC fund structure and data integrity to support accurate financial information; Reconcile financial activity and resulting balances to ensure accuracy of HSC accounting records.

Grant Funded?

No

Pay Grade Minimum

Salary commensurate with related education, experience, and/or skills.

Pay Basis

Hourly

Work Location

Lubbock

Preferred Qualifications

Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Effective organizational skills and attention to detail; Strong time management and prioritization skills; Working knowledge of personal computers and Microsoft applications; Understanding of basic accounting principles; Ability to perform basic analysis, research, organization and summarization of financial data; Ability to prepare basic required institutional financial reports; Experience in governmental/fund accounting; Grant or similar project accounting experience; Ability to make decisions and recommendations based on analysis; Ability to work effectively and efficiently from home when necessary

Campus

HSC - Lubbock

Department

Accounting Services Lbk

Required Attachments

Cover Letter, Recommendation/Referral, Resume / CV

Job Type

Full Time

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group

Business Professionals

Occasional Duties

Other duties as assigned.

Shift

Day

EEO Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and 1 year of experience OR combination of education and experience to equal 5 years.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

No

Jeanne Clery Act

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx .

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