Accountant 2 - req# 11018
|Working Title||Accountant 2|
The Contract and Grant Accounting Department is part of the Financial Services Division. This department interprets and implements UNM policies related to grants and contracts, reviews and interprets policies of outside private and governmental funding agencies, ensures compliance with Federal regulations, generates regular fiscal reports on sponsored programs, guarantees revenue collections and management through automated invoicing and timely follow-up, confirms proper payment applications, ensures expenditures adhere to private and governmental regulations and guidelines, submits periodic reports as required by various funding agencies, responds to audit requests, and develops training, reports, and documentation regarding fiscal controls for departments and core offices.
Contract & Grant Accounting seeks an individual who has strong professional accounting and sponsored research experience. The preferred candidate will be a self-starter with strong interpersonal skills, excellent organizational skills, the ability to establish priorities and complete projects on time, an eye for detail and the ability to effectively organize, coordinate and complete a wide range of concurrent activities. Strong analytical and problem solving skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills, excellent customer service skills, flexibility, and the ability to work independently are a must.
|Conditions of Employment|
Bachelor's degree and successful completion of at least 12 credit hours of university-level accounting through intermediate accounting; at least 1 year of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.
|Campus||Main - Albuquerque, NM|
|Department||Contract Grant Accounting Main (112A)|
|Staff Type||Regular - Full-Time|
|Term End Date|
|Pay||$2986.30 to $4416.67 (Monthly). Salary is not negotiable.|
|Benefits Eligible||This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.|
|ERB Statement||Temporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.|
|Background Check Required||No|
|For Best Consideration Date||11/11/2019|
Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.
The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.