This position is responsible for the development and analysis of financial reports, accounting activities and fixed asset related functions. This position will also provide expertise in forwarding the continuous improvement of the Financial Services Operation.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for assembling various financial reports.
Evaluate and document current and desired business processes.
Responsible for the analysis of all fund activity.
Monitor the input, changes to, and maintenance of all automated accounting systems.
Evaluate present accounting and operational systems and recommend changes.
Perform year-end closing and preparation of audit schedules.
Perform various reconciliations from 3rd parties to Banner
Provide Banner functional assistance for University employees..
Assist with the ongoing review, maintenance, and revision of department policy and procedure manuals.
Perform related Departmental duties as required.
Bachelors in Accounting, Accounting Information Systems, Finance or other related field is required.
Knowledge of accounting principles and procedures (GAAP).
Four years experience in professional accounting is necessary.
Demonstrated experience in Microsoft Excel is necessary
Experience in Microsoft Access and/or Crystal is desirable
Knowledge of GASB principles is desired.
Knowledge of Ellucian Banner system is a plus.
Internal Number: 6902
About Eastern Michigan University
Since its inception, Eastern Michigan, first as a Normal School, then as a College and finally as a University, has grown and developed to respond to the ever-changing needs of society. Over the years, EMU has educated thousands of sons and daughters of Michigan, the nation, and the world. The University currently serves 23,000 students who are pursuing undergraduate, graduate, specialist, doctoral and certificate degrees in the arts, sciences and professions. In all, more than 200 majors, minors and concentrations are delivered through the University?s Colleges of Arts and Sciences; Business; Education; Health and Human Services; Technology, and its graduate school. Eastern Michigan?s exceptional faculty, students and alumni include CEOs from major businesses; a National Student Teacher of the Year, National Teacher of the Year, numerous Fulbright Scholars and Milken Family Foundation National Educators award winners; and several Michigan Teachers of the Year.