Reporting to the Associate Vice President for Finance & University Controller, the Bursar is responsible for the effective operation of the student account and cashier functions. This work includes serving as the PCI Compliance Officer for the University and management of the ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) accounts receivable module. The Bursar will manage a variety of financial areas including, but not limited to, cash receipts, collections, and payment activities. This individual will also interact with multiple departments, such as Financial Aid, Registrar, New Student Programs, as well as parents, faculty, and staff. There will also be responsibility for effectively implementing policies and procedures, reporting and data analysis as required by federal, state and university regulations. Interested candidates should apply online at http://jobs.radford.edu and include with the administrative/professional faculty application a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references. Radford University is an EEO/AA employer, committed to diversity.
Demonstrated ability to effectively lead, supervise, and train fiscal staff in a complex accounting environment Demonstrated customer service experience including such skills as conflict resolution Demonstrated ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks concurrently coupled with excellent organizational and delegation skills Thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) Demonstrated cashiering experience to include managing receivables and fee assessments Demonstrated experience of advanced problem solving and analytical skills Proficiency with Microsoft applications, with demonstrated advance skills in Excel and Word Experience in interpreting complex governmental laws or regulations; in creating and implementing policies and procedures to ensure compliance with these regulations or enhance internal accounting controls; or extensive experience in auditing and interpreting governmental laws and regulations. Possession of effective and persuasive communication skills necessary for achieving goals, resolving conflicts, and working collegially with a diverse group of constituents in a decentralized university community Demonstrated ability to think strategically and analytically, to work autonomously and exercise good judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis Demonstrates a commitment to individuals and community, innovation, integrity, learning, diversity, student success and service excellence in the performance of job duties
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate upon experience
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