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Financial Associate II at University of Oklahoma

Posted in Management 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Norman, Oklahoma

Job Description:

The Finance Associate II serves as the financial coordinator for the center and supervises the financial operation with a variety of funding sources, including state contracts, federal grants and fee-for-services activities. Some travel required. The Center Financial Administrator reports to the Center Director and serves as a member of the center's leadership team.

Please submit a cover letter, resume and 3 business references.

Required Education: Bachelor Degree or equivalent combination of education/job related experience, AND:

  • 18-36 months in Accounting, Business Administration or related field


  • Knowledge of standard bookkeeping and accounting procedures

  • Advanced excel skills with ability to build and manipulate spreadsheets

  • Able to understand a chart of accounts and code entries to proper account

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

  • Detail oriented for accuracy of data and information

  • Highly organized and able to handle multiple projects and deadlines

  • Strong initiative to solve problems

  • Ability to understand, create and modify Excel formulas

  • Ability to prepare and monitor budgets

  • Ability to create a collaborative relationship with internal and external customer

  • Ability to communicate financial data through tabular reports and narratives

  • Must be able to perform basic data analysis

  • Must be able to read and interpret policy as well as State and Federal regulations

  • Proficient in copy writing, editing, proofreading and composition


  • None

Advertised Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to engage in repetitive motion and lift 30 pounds
    Ability to communicate effectively
    Ability to sit, stand, stoop for extended periods of time
    Ability to work effectively with frequent exposure to pressure caused by deadlines, busy periods and a high volume of public contact

Departmental Preferences:

  • Bachelor's in Accounting, Business Administration or related field

  • 37 months experience in Accounting, Business Administration or related field

  • 12 months of supervisory/management experience

  • Familiar with OU Systems: Crimson Corner, PeopleSoft, Taleo and Concur

  • Experience with QuickBooks

  • 12 months project management experience including data analysis and reporting writing

  • Financial or accounting experience to include analysis, budgeting and reporting.

Supervision: 1-5 Staff

Special Instructions:
If you are selected as a final candidate for this position, you will be subject to The University of Oklahoma Norman Campus Tuberculosis Testing policy.  To view the policy, visit