Senior Accountant, Post-Award
Company: University of Maryland, Baltimore
Posted on: February 16, 2020
The School of Medicine Department of Pathology is now recruiting
for a Post-Award Senior Accountant. This position performs advanced
level review and complex analysis of accounting transactions to
ensure completeness, accuracy, and conformance with uniform
accounting principles and practices. May supervise staff.UMB offers
a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to eligible
employees. This position receives an annual leave package starting
with22 accrued vacation days, 14 floating and observed holidays, 15
sick days, and 3 personal days; comprehensive health insurance and
retirement options; professional learning and development
opportunities; flexible schedules and teleworking options; and
tuition remission for employees and their dependents at any of the
University System of Maryland schools.Essential Functions:
- Serve as lead department accountant managing the most complex,
high-volume accounting projects.
- Define and monitor critical path activities, resolve issues and
escalate complex matters as needed to the appropriate
- Verify accuracy of transactions and uniform application of
policies, procedures, and acceptable standards.
- Receive, analyze, adjust, and prepare various internal/external
financial ledgers, schedules, exhibits and summaries along with any
assigned databases utilized for financial reporting.
- Examine and ensure integrity/reliability of the financial
accounting system. Work with principal investigators, faculty, or
staff members to identify potential ledger discrepancies between
financial system and departmental records.
- Monitor and delegate budgetary transactions (i.e., payroll,
accounts receivable, forecasts) on a daily basis.
- Performs other duties as assigned.Education:Bachelors in
Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration.Experience:3 years
accounting related experience using general acceptable accounting
principles required.Preferred:Additional years of accounting,
budget, contract, grant or research administration and at least 2
years in post-award accounting or other relevant accounting
specialization. Pre-award duties as needed is preferred.
- *Other:May consider a combination of directly related
experience and education.Hiring Range:Commensurate with education
- *If accommodations are needed, contact Staffing & Career
Services at 410-706-2606, Monday Friday, 8:30am 4:30pm EST.
Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or
- *UMB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race,
color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran
status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or
policy.Job: *Reg or CII Exempt StaffOrganization: *School of
Medicine - PathologyTitle: Senior Accountant, Post-AwardLocation:
nullRequisition ID: 20000063
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