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UW - STOUT Accountant / Business Manager in MENOMONIE, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: JOB ID: 16979 JOB DUTIES: The University of Wisconsin-Stout is seeking a collaborative professional to serve as the primary accountant for the administrative complex comprised of the Provost and Chancellor's Offices. The position oversees the management of financial funding strings and budget development processes for several units within Academic Affairs and the division of the Chancellor. The Accountant/Business Manager advises and consults with campus leadership to foster effective institutional finance management. This role works closely and collaboratively with several university budget office personnel and serves as a resource for institutional fiscal policies and procedures. The Accountant/Business Manager is responsible for financial reconciliation and ensuring unit compliance with university policies and procedures and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). A direct report to the Provost/Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs, the Accountant/Business Manager is a full-time annual appointment. The anticipated start date for this position is May 3, 2021. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: To ensure consideration complete applications must be submitted online by Sunday, March 14th, 2021.. Screening of applications may continue until the position is filled. Before starting the online application process we recommend you preview the frequently asked questions (FAQs) available at: It is the policy of UW-Stout to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance, or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact us using the information below. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual's disability. For questions regarding this position or recruitment, please contact: Search Chair: Dhani Cole Email: If you need assistance with the online application process or if you submitted your application prior to uploading all of the required application materials, please contact: Search Coordinator: Jacob Anderson Email: For additional details and to apply, visit the following website and search for Job ID 16979: ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum / Required Associates Degree Experience working with multiple departments on financial management and reconciliation Knowledge of principles and regulatory framework Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) Excellent communication skills Highly Desired Master's degree Three or more years of demonstrated leadership experience in higher education grants management, ethical conduction of research, or similar functions in higher education Demonstrated experience managing the development and submission of funded extramural and intramural applications Demonstrated experience and success in financial management, reconciliation and budget reduction planning and implementation Demonstrated success working effectively with a diverse pool of internal and external stakeholders ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: