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Financial Analyst - req# 14149

at University of New Mexico

Posted: 11/18/2020
Job Reference #: 14149

Job Description

Financial Analyst

Requisition IDreq14149
Working TitleFinancial Analyst
Position Grade14
Position Summary

It is an exciting time to join the Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico! Anderson is a world-class business school with award winning faculty and programs, offering a wide array of degree programs for a diverse student population. Anderson is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International and is one of the few programs in the world to attain both an Accounting and Business Accreditation from AACSB. We offer BBA and MBA degrees in 12 concentrations as well as an Executive MBA for working professionals and an MBA in Education Leadership. With over 21,000 alumni, Anderson alums can be found having an impact in their communities all over the world.

We are currently inviting applications for a Financial Analyst to join a newly restructured team of multiple professional staff and faculty administrators that will work closely to provide comprehensive services, coordination, reporting, tracking and support for all of Anderson’s internal and external efforts. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing complex fiscal analysis, reporting, budget tracking, regular reconciliations, and all fiscal transactions related to the Anderson School of Management Foundation (ASMF), a 501(c)3 organization. Additionally, the Financial Analyst will serve as a primary interface on financial matters for Anderson’s Dean/Leadership Team and UNM’s Shared Fiscal Services.

As an integral team member, this position will contribute to Anderson’s operational excellence by providing accurate, timely and robust financial tracking and reporting. The successful candidate will interface with staff across Anderson, as well as UNM. Additionally, they will serve as the primary point of contact for Anderson’s Leadership and the ASMF Board related to financial reporting requirements. The ASMF is audited on an annual basis as an ancillary entity of UNM. There are also local, state and federal reporting requirements that the Financial Analyst will be responsible for, in conjunction with Anderson’s Dean.

The successful candidate will have superb organizational, analytical and fiscal reporting skills. They will have experience and familiarity with taxation accounting/reporting and implementing industry best practices to ensure success during regular auditing cycles. A proven track record of using inclusive practices to communicate and collaborate with individuals and groups at all levels of public and private sector organizations is also critical to the success of this position.

The applicant’s ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, and the demonstration of their relevant experience, should be clearly evidenced by the cover letter, resume, sample financial report/analysis, and interview, if selected. Only complete applications will be considered and will include a current resume, cover letter, list of 3-5 professional references and a sample financial, tax or audit report, statement or analysis demonstrating skills related to the preferred qualifications (pdf, docx, xls, etc.).

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree; at least 3 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

· A Master’s degree in business, administration, or related discipline

· Certification/licensure as Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

· Prior experience and/or familiarity with taxation and related reporting for non-profit organizations

· Prior experience and/or familiarity with audits and related processes and documentation for non-profit organizations

· Expertise in Microsoft Excel and other common software platforms for accounting and fiscal reporting

· Experience with Banner forms, reports and interfaces

· Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of stakeholders

· A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.

Additional Requirements
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentASM Administration (224B)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff Type
Term End Date
Pay$3,956.33 - $5,924.53 Monthly
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check Required
For Best Consideration Date11/30/2020
Application Instructions

Only applications submitted throughthe official UNMJobs site will be accepted. If you are viewing this jobadvertisement on a 3rd party site, pleasevisit UNMJobs to submit an application.

Complete applications will include a current resume, cover letter, list of 3-5 professional references and a sample financial, tax or audit report, statement or analysis demonstrating skills related to the preferred qualifications. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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