Job Description

Accountant 2

Requisition IDreq28986
Working TitleAccountant 2
Position Grade12
Position Summary

The HSC Financial Services office provides fiscal servicesto the entire HSC Campus, including off-site departments. Our mission is toprovide prompt, accurate, courteous and professional services to meet all ofour customer's needs. Our customers range from students, staff, faculty, andoutside vendors and agencies.

HSC Financial Services is looking for a dynamic,self-directed professional for the position of Accountant II. The idealcandidate is a motivated self-starter who possesses a strong accountingbackground and sponsored projects experience. The successful candidate must beknowledgeable in financial reporting and systems, and possess strongcommunication and problem-solving skills.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
Minimum Qualifications

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.

Preferred Qualifications
  • CPA/CMA Certification or Master's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Proficiency/Expertise: In using databases for analysis
  • With GASB regulations and other federal and state governmental regulations
  • Experience with/in: Restricted (sponsored projects) accounting
  • Training in, or experience with Banner Finance or a similar integrated system
  • Collection of accounts receivable

Professional accounting in large, private or public-sector environment

Additional Requirements
CampusHealth Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentContract Grant Accounting HSC (975A)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff TypeRegular - Full-Time
Term End Date
PayMonthly: $3,589.73 - $5040.53
Benefits EligibleThis 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 StatementAs a condition of employment, eligible employees working greater than .25 FTE as determined by the New Mexico Education Retirement Act must make mandatory retirement contributions. For more information, review the Benefits Eligibility at a Glance grid.
Background Check RequiredYes
For Best Consideration Date4/9/2024
Eligible for Remote WorkYes
Eligible for Remote Work StatementThis position may be eligible for a hybrid work schedule.
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted throughthe official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this jobadvertisement on a 3rd party site, pleasevisit UNMJobs to submit an application.

Please upload resume, cover letter and three supervisor references.

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.

The University of New Mexico requires all regular staff positions successfully pass a pre-employment background check. This may include, but is not limited to, a criminal history background check, New Mexico Department of Health fingerprint screening, New Mexico Children, Youth, and Families Department fingerprint screening, verification of education credentials, and/or verification of prior employment. For more information about background checks, visit Refer to for a definition of Regular Staff.

Application Instructions

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