7975 - Financial Compliance & Project Operations Manager, Kuali Foundation
|Job Summary: Holds the position of accountant for the Kuali Foundation and responsibility for all compliance including tax, regulatory changes, and official reporting as well as project operations for designated Kuali projects. |
|Qualifications: Review your qualifications prior to applying to ensure that you meet the minimum qualifications for the position. Resume and cover letter required. |
REQUIRED: Bachelor's degree in finance or accounting, business, information systems, or a related field and two year of accounting, finance, tax, or directly related experience.
Demonstrated finance, administrative, organizational, and communication skills; ability to quickly develop proficiency with University, Kuali, and external electronic systems; experience with Quickbooks, GAAP policies and practices, and cash and accrual reporting; and understanding of tax, regulatory compliance, internal controls, and good accounting practices.
Excellent grasp of Google Docs and working in "the cloud;” proficiency with email list tools, newsfeed technologies, listserv, video-conferencing, etc.; and a willingness to regularly acquire new skills and quickly learn new computer software/applications.
Outstanding written and oral communication skills; excellent communication and negotiating skills; and the ability to effectively and sensitively interact with a culturally diverse constituency. An “execution mentality” with strong project management skills; willingness and ability to understand, direct, and promote the activities of the organization; and ability to evolve and adapt quickly as members and projects change over time.
Preferred: Experience with Kuali and/or IT projects in a Higher Education sector.
Other: The Kuali Foundation is a non-profit organization responsible for sustaining and evolving administrative software that meets the needs of all Carnegie Class institutions. Its members are colleges, universities, commercial firms and interested organizations that share a common vision of open, modular, and distributed systems for their software requirements. The foundation manages a growing portfolio of enterprise software applications for colleges and universities.
Applications accepted until March 28, 2013, or until position is filled.