Employment Opportunity – UW System Administration

UW System Administration -Financial Reporting and Budget

Salary : $60,000 – $80,500 commensurate with the candidate’s education, related experience, and qualifications.

Location: Madison, WI

The Financial Services unit performs the controllership function for the University of Wisconsin System. Under the general supervision of the Assistant Controller, this position assists in areas of accounting, reporting, financial management and budget control of the University’s financial resources. Tasks involve a broad variety of accounting duties relating to monitoring and reconciling UW budget; transferring budget authority systemwide and among institutions; implementation and maintenance of UWSA financial policies and procedures. This position is responsible for preparation of financial statement journals and disclosures for inclusion in the UW System Annual Financial Report.

The performance in this position requires demonstrated ability to apply Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) reporting standards, familiarity with University of Wisconsin and State of Wisconsin fiscal rules, policies and procedures and participation in UW System financial decision making.

To ensure full consideration, please submit application materials as soon as possible. Applicant screening will begin immediately and be ongoing through Sunday, November 12, 2023. However, applications may be accepted until the position has been filled.