9 days old

Accountant Specialist

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Accountant Specialist
Requisition Number RE26009
Working Title
Department Name 3A300:Accounting & Financial Reporting Services
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 44
Salary Range $41,475-66,373/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time, lifting, pushing, or pulling objects up to 50 lbs.


Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 5:00pm (40 hours/week).

Job Summary

Monitor and reconcile cash balances in SAP and at the state. Prepare daily reimbursement requests to the state and forecast future funding needs for the University. Prepare affiliate financial statements, analysis, and related 990 federal tax returns. Review journal vouchers for compliance with University policies, federal and state laws, and GAAP.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

MS Windows, Excel, Word, Adobe, and SAP.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Four years of experience in accounting, reconciliations, financial reporting and analysis preferred.

Deadline to Apply 01/18/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2021-01-08 Expires: 2021-02-07

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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