Fiscal Officer

Description: Under the direction of the Business Manager, the fiscal officer/accountant is responsible for day-to-day administration of departmental policies and processes related to fiscal activity including journals, deposits, procurement, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and asset management. This position will also serve as the Equipment Coordinator, PCard Manger and backup for overseeing the processing of fines collected from patrons for the Libraries.

Required qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business Administration and three years of financial management experience, or and equivalent combination of education and experience; high degree of experience with MS Word and Excel.

Desired qualifications: Attention to detail and accuracy; well-developed analytic and problem solving skills; customer service experience; highly developed communication and interpersonal skills; strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects and deliver assignments on time; high degree of integrity.

Please apply online at from April 22, 2017 through April 30, 2017.




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Bachelor’s degree in social sciences, natural sciences, physical sciences, or related field or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience; A demonstrated understanding of the research processes used in a range of disciplines, especially in sciences, with particular focus on the research lifecycle of data; Experience developing user-centered instruction including work with scalable solutions and online delivery mechanisms; Familiarity with data management requirements of federal agencies, such as the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation, and others; Familiarity with the DMPTool or the DMPonline; Experience with data management and curation, with a focus on research practices relating to data organization, metadata schemas for data sets, format migration, preservation, reuse and retrieval; Excellent communication skills including the ability to clearly and concisely express complex work and ideas in everyday language; Ability to work with faculty and research support staff in a higher education setting.