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Assistant Controller

Company: University of Nebraska Medical Center UNMC
Location: Omaha
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:


Vaccination Requirement The University of Nebraska Medicine Center ( UNMC ) requires COVID -19 vaccinations for all students, staff, and faculty. All employees must be fully vaccinated unless they have requested and been approved for an exemption based on a recognized medical reason, a sincerely held religious belief, or a pre-approved, 100% remote work agreement. Fully vaccinated means having received one dose of a single dose COVID -19 vaccine (Johnson & Johnson) or both doses of a two-dose COVID -19 vaccination series (Moderna and Pfizer).

As a prospective and/or a new employee at UNMC , you will be/are required to comply with the UNMC's vaccination protocol. Non-faculty new hires, rehires and transfers will have five (5) days from the date of hire to provide proof of partial or full vaccination or to request a medical or religious exemption. Non-faculty new hires, rehires and transfers with proof of partial vaccination may have up to thirty-five (35) days from the hire date to be in full compliance with this policy. Non-faculty new hires, rehires and transfers who receive a denial of a request for medical or religious exemption will be given five (5) business days from exemption denial notification date to provide proof of compliance with this policy. Non-faculty new hires, rehires and transfers with no approved exemption who fail to comply with this policy will be separated.

EEO Statement: UNMC is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, including an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Location Omaha, NE Requisition Number: Staff_12044 Department Controller Business Unit Business & Finance Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular Work Schedule Monday - Friday; 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Remote/Telecommuting Yes - partial remote/telecommute opportunity Position Summary
Responsible for the management of General Accounting Office, Sponsored Programs Accounting, and cashiering.

Responsible for the general ledger accounts, all financial statements, and management of all financial audits.

Assists the Controller in directing the University's financial accounting functions and the most complex financial projects.

These functions include establishing and maintaining accurate: ledgers; accounting principles and practices; internal controls, policies, and procedures.
Position Details Additional Information
Posting Category Operations Working Title Assistant Controller Job Title Admin Bus Op Specialist Salary Grade AB26S Appointment Type B1 - REG MGR PROF SALARY Salary Range $95,000 - $152,000/annual Job Requisition Begin Date 03/02/2023 Application Review Date 03/10/2023 Review Date Information: Initial application review will begin on the date provided in the field above. Applications received prior to this review date will be considered. Applications received after the review date may be considered.

Required and Preferred Qualifications

Required Education: Bachelor's degree If any degree major/training is required, please specify the type. (NOTE: Concentration and minors are not equivalent to a major) Accounting, Finance or related field

(Will consider additional related post high school education in lieu of required experience)
Required Experience 6 years If any experience is required, please specify what kind of experience: Progressive financial accounting management experience to include experience with financial and personnel management

(Will consider additional related post high school education in lieu of required experience)
Required License Yes If yes, what is the required licensure/certification? CPA Certificate
Required Computer Applications: Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint Required Other Computer Applications: Required Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Demonstrated leadership experience in general accounting.

Strong management skills for effectively achieving the general accounting departments goals for financial reporting and its significant underlying workflows.

Ability to identify and prioritize tasks, to carry out assignments from start to finish, to make independent judgments, and to function with minimal supervision.

Ability to present technical information and training to all levels of UNMC community.

Effective communication skills to work with external auditors, internal management, staff and leadership.

Ability to read, interpret and explain GASB , SAS , COSO , State regulations, Uniform Guidance, policies and procedures.

Ability to supervise, delegate and instruct employees.
Preferred Education: Master's degree If any degree/training is preferred, please specify the type: Accounting, Finance or related field
Preferred Experience: Experience at UNMC in a management accounting role with an emphasis on analysis skills, compliance and/ or auditing.
Preferred License: Yes If yes, what is the preferred licensure/certification?: CPA Permit
Preferred Computer Applications: Microsoft Access, SAP Preferred Other Computer Applications: Experience working with a variety of financial systems Preferred Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Email to a Friend

EEO Statement

EEO Statement

EEO Statement The University of Nebraska Medical Center ( UNMC ) is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work and learning environment free from discrimination and harassment. UNMC is dedicated to creating an environment where everyone feels valued, respected and included. UNMC does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNMC complies with all local, state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex.

Requisition Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ( ).

  • Do you have a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have progressive financial accounting management experience to include experience with financial and personnel management?
    • Yes
    • No
    • If you do have progressive financial accounting management experience to include experience with financial and personnel management, please elaborate (If No, indicate NA). (Open Ended Question)
    • Are you a Certified Public Accountant (CPA)?
      • Yes
      • No
      • Are you proficient in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft PowerPoint?
        • Yes
        • No
        • How did you hear about this position?
          • Careerlink
          • Employee Referral
          • HERC
          • Indeed
          • Job Fair
          • Lincoln Journal Star
          • Linkedin
          • Omaha World Herald
          • UNMC Job Site
          • Facebook
          • NEWorks
          • Handshake
          • Other
          • If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA. (Open Ended Question)
          • Within the past 6 months, have you been affected by a reduction in force or grant funding expiration with the University of Nebraska Medical Center?
            • Yes
            • No
              Applicant Documents

              Required Documents
            • Cover Letter
            • Resume Optional Documents

Keywords: University of Nebraska Medical Center UNMC, Omaha , Assistant Controller, Accounting, Auditing , Omaha, Nebraska

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