This position works closely with the Assistant VP in preparing the annual operating budget, the Legislative Appropriation Request, and all other budget reporting required. This position supervises the Budget Office staff and reviews and directs their work.
Work closely with the Assistant VP in preparing the annual operating budget and numerous related summary reports. Works closely with the Assistant VP in preparing the biennium Legislative Appropriation Requests. Prepares LBB tuition and fees reports, estimates budget tuition and other income estimates, prepares various budget reports, variance analysis, the ABEST/USAS quarterly reconciliation. Supervises and reviews the work of the Budget Office staff and oversees daily budget office operations as necessary.
Other functions as assigned.
Bachelor's degree with a major in accounting with 10 years work experience as a professional accountant. Ability to plan, conceptualize and make sound business decisions. Strong planning and project managements skills. Ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations. 2 years of supervisory experience. 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: college or college degree, list school name, degree type, major, graduated or not, and hours completed if not graduated. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
Experience working in governmental accounting, preferably higher education budgeting and accounting. Experience with PeopleSoft Finance and/or Hyperion Budgeting and Planning. Knowledge of GAAP and state and federal regulations related to budget and accounting. Masters in Accounting or CPA with ten years or more of governmental or fund accounting with five years of public higher education experience. Management and supervisory experience. Knowledge of DEFINE and/or PeopleSoft FMS and HCM systems. Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
May work around standard office conditions Climbing of stairs Criminal background check conducted.