Financial Reporting Analyst

University Of Memphis
February 19, 2023
Offerd Salary:$70,000 to $75,000
Working address:N/A
Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Full time
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Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting Number SAECC3243

Advertised Title Financial Reporting Analyst Campus Location Main Campus (Memphis, TN) Position Number TBD Category Staff (Hourly/Monthly) Department Accounting Office Minimum Position Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or economics and minimum of three (3) years of relevant work experience. Relevant work experience to include auditing or preparing financial statements for entities.

Special Conditions

The initial review begins on January 3, 2023.

The department is especially interested in candidates with a master's degree or advanced qualifications such as CPA/ CMA and candidates who have worked for entities will annual revenues of $250 million or more. . Banner and previous Higher Ed experience are a plus.

Work Schedule

Monday – Friday 8:00a.m. – 4:30p.m. Extended hours during peak periods

Posting Date 12/22/2022 Closing Date Open Until Screening Begins Yes Hiring Range $70,000 to $75,000 per year Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time: Benefits Eligible Working Conditions

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands to handle or feel, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to stand, reach with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Additional Working Conditions Special Instructions to Applicants Is this posting for UofM employees only? No Positions Supervised Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Ability to communicate effectively to all levels of associates, including non-finance associates. • Self-motivated individual who shows initiative. • Must be detail oriented with strong organizational and problem-solving skills. • Advanced MS Office skills, especially Microsoft Excel. • Understanding of fund accounting in a university or non-profit environment.

Additional Position Information Benefits of Employment (Applies to full-time employees only)

Job Duties

Duties & Responsibilities

Assist the Assistant Controller in the planning and execution of the University's financial reporting activities. Creates ad hoc financial reports, surveys, and interim reports, as well as any other special reporting needed. Assists with University policy changes relative to financial reporting.

Duties & Responsibilities

Serves as a major contributor to the overall preparation and management of the financial statements (annual and interim), including consolidating the component units, in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and governmental accounting standards (GASB) which includes the preparation of annual financial reports, the review of the notes, schedules, and final financial statements as directed by University Controller. Coordinates the preparation of other schedules and closing entries. Ensures compliance with applicable statutes and regulatory requirements. Maintains current reporting guidelines issued by the State and adheres to these guidelines in University reporting.

Duties & Responsibilities

Provides appropriate and meaningful financial information, analysis, metrics, and responses as required. Assists with the annual Financial Close Process and Statutory audit. Reviews and analyzes actual financial results and explanation of variances from budget and comparative results.

Duties & Responsibilities

Assists the Assistant Controller in researching and implementing new Accounting Standards and resolving technical accounting and tax issues. Provides assistance in streamlining accounting processes in areas such as capital projects and associated debt, reconciliations, Unexpended Plant Funds, Renewal & Replacement Funds, Retirement of Indebtedness Funds, and Investment in Plant Funds.

Duties & Responsibilities

Support the Asst. Controller-Financial Reporting, as needed, on various cost accounting reports such as the annual fringe benefit rate calculation, periodic Facilities and Administration rate calculations as well as university cost allocations to Auxiliary enterprises etc. Assists University Controller in the cash management process.

Duties & Responsibilities

Support the Asst Controller, Financial Reporting, as needed in managing the stale dated check process and submission to the State. Assists in managing the University fixed assets and inventory controls and confirmations and Financial Responsibility confirmations. Responsible for the financial statement projection initiative using Synario software.

Duties & Responsibilities

Serves as financial liaison to various University partnerships, foundations, and associated organizations (i.e. Wilson Hotel, Herff Trust, U of M Foundation, etc.) Provides review and financial analyses of these entities.

Duties & Responsibilities

Other duties as assigned

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Do you have experience in higher education?
  • Yes
  • No
  • I would describe my skill level in Microsoft Excel as:
  • Advanced
  • Intermediate
  • Beginner
  • Are you familiar with accounting and auditing principles and procedures? If yes, please explain.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Describe your report writing experience using Hyperion, Argos or SQL.
  • (Open Ended Question)

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