University of San Francisco
USF Hilltop Campus
Under the direction of the Associate Vice President of Accounting & Business Services (“ABS”), this exempt position is responsible for the accounting and financial reporting activities of the University. As a member of the senior management team in ABS, this position is also responsible for training, developing, and coordinating the work efforts of ABS staff. Additionally, this position provides expertise to executive level staff on external regulations, internal financial operations and matters pertaining to the financial operations of the University.
Full Job Description:
Primary Job Responsibilities:
• Implement, monitor, and control the approved fiscal policies and procedures ensuring compliance
with best practices of accounting for higher educational institutions within the framework of
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Generally Accepted Auditing Standards, federal OMB
Uniform Guidance, and other applicable state and federal laws.
• Supervise and work with the financial accounting staff to achieve departmental and University
goals and to provide quality support services to the University community and its constituents.
• Coordinate and oversee the annual external audit, the single audit of the schedule of
expenditures of federal awards which is presented in accordance with the requirements of Title 2
U.S. Code of Federal Regulations Part 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost
Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (OMB Uniform Guidance), the NCAA
Agreed-Upon Procedures, and the annual benefit plan audits. Coordinate the annual close of the
University’s books; prepare and review the yearly financial statements.
• Participate in and review the production of year-end audit schedules and workpapers.
• Prepare for and support the Board of Trustees Audit and Finance Committee meetings as needed
and as directed by the Associate Vice President.
• Interface and interact with counterparts in academic and administrative support areas.
• Provide support for ABS office in the absence of the Associate Vice President if necessary.
• Perform other duties as assigned to meet the operational needs of ABS.
A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business, Finance or a related field along with a minimum of six years of progressively responsible work experience in a fast-paced accounting office overseeing the financial audit is required. A highly developed attention to detail is essential, as well as the ability to interact effectively with a wide variety of people. Also essential are strong oral and written communication skills. Proficiency with Microsoft Excel is vital. The ability to think creatively and analytically is also crucial, as is the ability to solve problems. A CPA license and/or a Master’s degree in Accounting, Business, Finance or a related field and work experience in Higher Education are highly preferred.
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The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the world’s most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself. USF is San Francisco’s first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a student’s passion for social justice and a desire to “Change the World From Here.” For more information, visit http://www.usfca.edu.
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