Preferred Education, Experience and Skills:
Prior experience with Grants & Contract Administration, the use of Workday Financials and/or the Yale Budgeting Tool (YBT), in addition to other University financial tools, reports and programs. Experience as an accountant or as a financial professional. Experience and/or interest in mentoring and advising staff.
Required Skill/ability 5: Demonstrated proficiency with PC-related software including advanced proficiency with Microsoft Excel. Strong background in finance and financial analysis.
Posting Position Title: Portfolio & Grant Accountant
Required Skill/ability 3:
Ability to work independently and be self-motivated. Strong attention to accuracy and clear understanding of confidentiality is essential. Exhibits and maintains a positive attitude and works well as part of a team.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Portfolio & Grant Accountant
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated understanding of continual process improvement and data driven process monitoring and decision-making.
Required Skill/ability 4: Well-developed financial analysis and data mining skills and an understanding of financial models.
Required Skill/ability 2: Excellent oral written communication skills. Ability to cultivate and maintain strong working partnerships and communicate with faculty and staff.
Bachelors degree required. Four years of related financial experience required. Demonstrated application of financial, accounting and economic concepts.