Under the direction of the Associate Vice President for Financial Planning and Budget, this role will support the budget, financial planning and reporting of the University.
Typically a Bachelors Degree in accounting with corresponding professional experience, or equivalent experience. Incumbent will be expected to continue upgrading knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to keep abreast of regulation/policy changes.
Minimum 3 years finance or accounting experience in progressively responsible positions which have included accounting (A/P, A/R, General Accounting) and a minimum of two years of quantitative analysis, financial forecasting or decision support.
Demonstrated strong quantitative, analytical, report writing and financial modeling skills. Skill in writing concise, logical, and grammatically correct correspondence and reports
Demonstrated knowledge in the areas of: technical documentation, use of complex data and information systems.
Ability to write queries, generate and analyze complex data sets for financial decision-making. Experience developing business intelligence queries and visualizations is a plus.
Ability to utilize multiple technical data sources to produce dashboards and management reports.
Demonstrated computer competency and advance knowledge of MS Word, Excel and Power Point. Oracle Financials experience is a plus.
Demonstrated knowledge in the areas of GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles) and variance analysis reporting.
Exemplary communication skills (both written and oral) evidenced by background in preparing comprehensive reports and executive summaries.
Demonstrated ability to work independently, use initiative, follow through, and get the job done well and in a timely manner.
Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills, both oral and written; Excellent customer service and administrative skills.
Project management skills involving complex variables and project deadlines.
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,962 undergraduate, 2,129 graduate and 1,278 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and is among the nation's most beautiful and green campuses.