Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
In addition to a competitive approach to salary, Ohio University is proud to offer a robust healthcare plan that includes maternity care, transgender care, counseling and mental healthcare, prescription coverage, vision, dental, orthodontia care, and more. Our robust benefits package also includes paid holidays, sick time, personal time, a tuition waiver up to 100% for self and dependents, an excellent retirement plan with up to a 14% company contribution, a 12-week parental leave program, adoption reimbursement, flextime and flexplace policies, an employee assistance program, access to professional development programs, and more.
Additional information is available at https://www.ohio.edu/hr/benefits
Internal Number: 20164445S
This position supports the mission of the Ohio Business Service Center by ensuring the accuracy and transparency of accounting processes and financial statements. Collaborates with Director of Financial Planning & Operations to support multi-year planning, budgeting, forecasting, and problem solving.
Compiles data, analyses, and works with Director of Financial Planning & Operations and Planning Unit to develop budgets. Measures actual performance against budget throughout the annual planning process, identifies variances and trends, and prepares forecasts. Monitors expenditures and payroll distributions to ensure actuals are recorded in agreement with budget. Makes determinations on common good vs paid services and completes billings for paid services.
Prepares complex journal entries monthly/quarterly/annually. These entries impact both balance sheet and income statement accounts. These entries require understanding of multiple subsystems and Oracle to acquire data. Creates and reviews financial statements, creates financial analyses and makes recommendations from the data. Conducts account reconciliations, to include sales tax, inventory, accounts receivables and payables.
Collaborates with Business Service Center customers to provide information / analyses as needed. Works across departments to solve business problems.
Serves on University Committees as requested. Maintains focus on continuous improvement and leveraging technology to improve processes.
Bachelors in Business Administration or Accounting
Minimum of 6 years experience in the field of finance, budget planning and accounting.
Strong Excel skills required.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may also be considered.
Established in 1804, OHIO University is the oldest public institution of higher learning in the state of Ohio & the first in the Northwest Territory. Located in the scenic Appalachian foothills, its classic residential campus in Athens, Ohio, is one of the most attractive in the nation.