Working Title: Accounting Associate (North Platte, NE)
Department: Greater NE Business Center-0888
Requisition Number: S_191131
Posting Open Date: 11/11/2019
Application Review Date: (To ensure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date) 12/02/2019
Posting Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Description of Work
This position with the Greater Nebraska Business Center is located at the UNL West Central Research and Extension Center near North Platte. Perform varied and complex duties related to the accounting and purchasing functions requiring independent judgment in accordance with policies and procedures. Serve as a resource and work with administrators, faculty and staff to ensure proper procedures are followed. Perform business support duties and provide backup for other business center staff members as assigned. Occasional overnight travel required.The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential.
As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation.
Minimum Required Qualifications
Associate's degree in business or closely related field plus two years of accounting/bookkeeping experience; equivalent education/experience considered. Working knowledge of accounting practices and financial management systems. Experience must demonstrate detail-orientation, accuracy, and excellent organizational, problem-solving, communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills. PC-based word processing and spreadsheet software program skills. Ability to prioritize and work independently within established procedures.
Experience with large integrated financial management systems, such as SAP. Working knowledge of UNL.
Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required: No.
Physical Required: No
Commercial Driver's License (CDL) required. Subject to DOT approved pre-employment & random testing for alcohol and controlled substances: No
Criminal History Background Check Required: Yes
Posted Salary: $16.50/hour minimum
Job Type: Full-Time
Alternate Work Schedule (if other than 8-5) Evenings and weekends may be required on occasion.
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? No