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Job Details

Finance Manager

University of South Carolina Beaufort - Bluffton, SC , Unites States

Job Description:

Position Description

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Advertised Job Summary Are you looking to further your career in government finance? Then look no further. USCB is hiring for a Finance Manager. This dynamic position involves implementing internal controls, governmental accounting, reconciliations, journal entries, etc. You’ll collaborate with staff members to implement fiscal policies and ensure transparency and compliance. If you’re passionate about public service and excel in a fast-paced environment, this is your opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of the university stakeholders while advancing your career in public finance.
Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or business administration and 5 years professional accounting experience.
Preferred Qualifications Three (3) years related experience in an institution of higher education, with some experience at a South Carolina public institution. Experience with ERS systems such as People Soft, SCT Banner, Datatel, etc. preferred. Experience with S.C. accounting regulations preferred.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Working knowledge of governmental accounting methods. Working knowledge of financial record keeping procedures, laws, regulations, and standards. Ability to work independently and make sound decisions. Skill in examining operations and procedures, developing and implementing new strategies and procedures for efficiency. Knowledge of fund accounting. Knowledge of federal regulation, law, and auditing requirements. Ability to plan, implement, and direct a varying range of accounting and associated information systems projects and initiatives. Knowledge of financial/business analysis techniques. Ability to supervise and train staff, including organizing, prioritizing, and scheduling work assignments. The ability to communicate and work effectively within a diverse community. Ability to develop and implement effective fiscal/accounting policies and financial controls. Ability to evaluate and assess the financial viability and legality of contract, grant, and/or financial award arrangements. Knowledge of institutional and audit requirements for the provision of financial information. Knowledge of computing and computer-assisted fiscal and administrative systems. Knowledge of software to quantify and illustrate complex financial reports, comparisons, impacts, and/or projections. Knowledge of university auditing policies, standards, and procedures. Ability to interpret audit information and to institute financial policy, procedure, and/or operational corrections and modifications. Knowledge of financial investment principles, procedures, and regulations. Ability to use independent judgment and to manage and impart information to a varied constituency.

Contact Information

Pinky Harriott, CGFO
Hargray Building • Room 139
One University Boulevard
BLuffton, SC 29909Phone: 843.208.8147
Fax: NA
[email protected]


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