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The Department of Medicine Finance Office has an outstanding opportunity for a temporary, full-time Fiscal Technician 2.
This position will support the Department of Medicine Finance Office by performing a variety of administrative and accounting transactions related to the daily functions of the Finance office, including payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable, budget reconciliations, financial reporting, and other support duties under the supervision of the Director of Finance.
Support upper level Finance staff
Assist payroll personnel with their duties, recording hours worked, leave time and other functions such as updated internal databases to track appointments, compensation and pay.
Keep fiscal records up to date and inform upper level financial staff of the status of each budget/account
Initiate purchases, expense reimbursements and other fiscal related transactions such as processing of journal vouchers
Reconcile financial records and systems and correct errors as appropriate
Learn and enforce university and departmental policies and procedures, ensure and track compliance with those policies
Streamline fiscal processes and reports where possible
Perform related duties as required.
High school diploma, or GED certificate AND fifteen quarter hours or ten semester hours of college-level accounting or bookkeeping AND two years of full-time experience as a Fiscal Technician, or equivalent, including experience using accounting-related software; An Associate of Arts Degree, or equivalent, in accounting or business may substitute for one year of required experience. Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a icense/certification/registration.
Conditions of Employment: Appointment to this position is contingent upon obtaining satisfactory results from a criminal background check.
Application Process: The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process. These assessments may include Work Authorization, Criminal Conviction History, Cover Letter and/or others. Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select Apply to this position. Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your My Jobs page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed.
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