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Finance & Accounting Manager

$0.00 to $0.00

Associated Students, San Jose State University
One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192
Posted: 7/10/2018

Job Description

Under the general guidance of the Associated Students Executive Director, the incumbent is responsible for administrating financial reporting systems and all facets of accounting and financial operations and analysis of the Associated Students of San Jose State University. This position will be responsible for: financial operations and investments, grant management and reporting, developing and maintaining accounting principles, practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial statements; developing and implementing strong internal control procedures in compliance with Federal, State and California State University (CSU) rules and regulations; developing and implementing systems for collecting, analyzing, verifying and reporting variances; liaising with the Chancellor’s Office and the University’s Controller’s Office regarding all financial matters.

This position will oversee the departmental functions of the General Services Center and manage the respective personnel, operational and accounting functions. In addition, the incumbent oversees the financial operations for multiple departments, including: The Child Development Center, Print Technology Center, Transportation Solutions, Human Resources, and more.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in accounting from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 5-7 years’ experience in a similar position, preferably with a MBA or CPA
  • Must have 2-3 years’ experience in a supervisory position within accounting
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting practices, principles and procedures
  • Understand and analyze computerized accounting and budget systems
  • Use initiative and resourcefulness in planning work assignments and implementing long-term program improvements.
  • Strong computer and analytical skills with the ability to research issues, prepare evaluations on problems and recommend viable solutions
  • Ability to initiate, plan and organize financial processes
  • Ability to manage effectively and to work with minimal direction, as well as be resourceful and independent in solving problems

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Contact Information

Robert Sychr