Budget Analyst, Office of Finance & Accounting
Position Number: 108259
Full-Time, Regular Exempt
The University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business is seeking a well-qualified Budget Analyst to join the team in Finance & Accounting. One of 13 schools and colleges located on the University of Maryland, College Park campus, the Smith School is a recognized leader in management research and education for the global economy. The school is consistently ranked among the world’s top business schools by leading business publications such as Business Week, Financial Times, Economist and the Wall Street Journal.
The position will be responsible for acting in a financial capacity for up to 6 departments for the Robert H. Smith School of Business under minimal supervision. Assume a leadership role in the development of departmental budgets. Interpret and extract financial data to generate quarterly and ad hoc financial reports. Facilitate the annual audit for the Executive Degree Programs of the Robert H. Smith School of Business Foundation, Inc. Prepare the Foundation quarterly board reports and assist the Director on Foundation activities.
Minimum Qualifications: A degree in accounting or finance at the bachelor level or higher. Minimum of 4 years of experience in budgeting and managerial accounting or financial analysis. Preferred Qualifications: Higher Education industry preferred; excellent accounting knowledge and familiarity with GAAP; strong computer skills and proficiency with financial reporting systems; ability to be highly organized and detail-oriented with an emphasis on accuracy, timeliness and prioritization; extensive account reconciliation skills; analytical skills in order to gather and interpret data; ability to manage complex financial activities; ability to lead and manage projects.
The salary for this position will be commensurate with experience. The University also offers a comprehensive benefits package, including 22 Days Annual Leave; 15 Days Sick Leave; 3 Days Personal Leave; 15 Paid Holidays; Tuition Remission; Health, Dental, Vision and Prescription coverage.
When applying, please upload a PDF version of your cover letter, resume and list of references. For best consideration, please submit applications no later than April 9, 2019 at https://ejobs.umd.edu ; however, the position will remain open until filled.
Candidates must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the USA. No H1-B Visa sponsorship offered for this position.
For more information about the University of Maryland, please visit www.maryland.edu.
For information about the Robert H. Smith School of Business, visit our Web site at www.rhsmith.umd.edu.
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