The Financial Coordinator is responsible to initiate financial transactions, and works closely with and under the supervision of the Manager of Finance to oversee the financial operations for the Student Activities Office, including the management of the Student Activities Fee, overall, a $4.4 million operation, ensuring that financial practices conform to University policies.The Financial Coordinator follows internal procedures and protocols and plays a critical leadership role in support of budget management and analysis as well as customer service. â‹
BA degree in accounting, finance, economics or related field and at least 2 years of relevant experience, or the equivalent combination of education and experience required.
Strong financial and analytical skills required
Advance knowledge and experience with Excel required
Experience working with complex financial data and ability to handle large amounts of data required
Strong time management and prioritization skills required
Demonstrated creative problem-solving skills
Ability to meet stringent deadlines and work under pressure
Flexible to change and interruptions, manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail required
Experience with cash handling
Strong customer service skills
Strong computer aptitude for learning new software
Demonstrated ability to work with individuals from diverse backgrounds required
Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information with discretion
BACKGROUND CHECK: Criminal and Education â‹
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Internal Number: REQ149302
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