Assist the Manager with operational needs pertaining to Grant Accounting including supervision and training. This includes review and approval of budget and cost transfers, as well as managing a portfolio of grants including billing, financial reporting, monitoring accounts receivable, and billing set-up for all contracts/awards.
Review and approval of all budget and cost transfers. Complete billing set-up for all contracts/awards including financial milestones and Fixed Price billing events. Manage a portfolio of awards including billing, financial reporting, and monitoring of accounts receivable balances. Supervision of AR Accountant, Billing Coordinator, and student employees. Provide training to GCA staff. Correspond with outside granting agencies, University Grants and Contracts department, as well as PIs and administrative staff.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. Four (4) years of experience in Governmental or Commercial Accounting.
Team-oriented with excellent interpersonal skills. Knowledge of people soft financials. Experience in higher education.
Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: school name, degree type, and major.
UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.
Open Until Filled: No
Internal Number: 13674
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