Department Description The General Accounting Department is one of five departments reporting to the Health Controller.Job SummaryFinal Filing Date :11/26/2019Salary Range :$2,084.29 - $4,183.91, Grade 21Salary Frequency : Bi-weeklyAppointment Type :CareerPercentage of Time :100%Shift Hour : 08 HoursLocation : Broadway BuildingCity : SacramentoUnion Representation : NoBenefits Eligible : Yes We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs. THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY ResponsibilitiesThe Accountant 3 performs financial analysis in an independent manner using broad knowledge of general ledger and budgetary systems, accounting, and healthcare financial practices. Prepares financial analyses and reports including variance analysis reports, financial statements, and other ad-hoc financial reports for presenting to various levels of personnel, from departmental staff to senior management. Provides support to improve finance processes. Acts as a general accounting liason to various departments on an assortment of multifaceted projects, including system implementations, process designs and redesigns, and financial system training. Prepares workflows and recommendations to assist the organization in improving Health System general accounting recording and reporting. Required Qualifications
Three to five years of accounting experience
Thorough Knowledge of accounting function and assignment
Thorough Knowledge of financial transactions and financial systems
Thorough Knowledge of GAAP theories and practices and analysis of moderate accounting projects
Excellent MS Office including Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Visio. Intermediate to advanced skill set in Microsoft Excel, including (but not limited to) Pivots, Sumifs, IFs, and Vlookups
Demonstrated professional level of analytical, statistical and mathematical skills to conduct complex financial analyses
Experience with general ledger accounting transactions
Proven project management skills with the ability to contribute to or lead part of a multi-functional team and to assume responsibility for coordination and completion of complex projects requiring interactions with many individuals
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Proficiency in use of common desktop and web applications
Bachelor's degree in Accountancy or related field and/or equivalent experience and training
CPA license or CPA candidate
Special RequirementsThis position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment. EEOThe University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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