Job Seekers
Post Resume
Find Jobs
Get jobs by email
Post Jobs
Find Resumes
Get resumes by email
Accountant I/II/III
Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama
Date Posted 03/30/2021
Admin-Business And Financial Management
Employment Type Fulltime
Application Deadline Open until filled

This is a full-time, benefit-eligible position. The successful candidate will perform financial management consisting of state, federal, and contract & grant funding for the departments of Horticulture and Agricultural Economics & Rural Sociology.

Essential Functions

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to the following: manage the day-to-day financial operations for each department; advise the Department Heads and faculty on a variety of financial matters related to teaching, research, and outreach activities; prepare and/or assist with the development of annual budgets; prepare, review, and oversee expense vouchers, invoices, and purchases in compliance with Auburn University’s policies and procedures; maintain effective interaction, communication, and act as a liaison with various administrative and business units across campus; manage the financial activities of departmental service centers; advise faculty of account balances and applicable charges to grant and gift accounts; and assist in submission of grant proposals along with budget development and management.

Education Level
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Accounting, Finance, or a degree plus a CPA.
Field of Study
Years of Experience
No experience required for entry level I; Salary range: $28,000 - $46,700
Area of Experience
Requirements for Additional Job Levels

Level II: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Accounting, Finance, or a degree plus a CPA; 2 years of experience in accounting services.
Salary range: $31,300 – $52,100

Level III: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in Accounting, Finance, or a degree plus a CPA; 4 years of experience in accounting services.
Salary range: $35,000 – $58,400

Education Level
Indicated education is required; no substitutions allowed.
Field of Study
Years of Experience
When a candidate has the required education, but lacks the required experience, they may normally apply additional appropriate education toward the experience requirement, at a rate of one (1) year relevant education per year of required experience.
Area of Experience
Requirements for Additional Job Levels
Minimum Skills and Abilities
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills, ability to organize, prioritize work, and handle multiple tasks.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of financial management.
  • Ability to successfully work both independently and in a team environment.
In addition, the candidate must be able to build and maintain positive relationships with others in administrative offices across campus.
Minimum Technology Skills

Advanced technical skills in Excel.

Minimum License and Certifications
Desired Qualifications
  • CPA and/or Masters of Accountancy.
Salary Grade
Salary Range
$28,000 - $58,400
Job Category
Working Hours if Non-Traditional
List any hazardous conditions or physical demands required by this position
Posting Date
Closing Date
EEO Statement

A commitment to an inclusive and diverse campus environment is required. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please utilize the attachment feature and attach
a cover letter and resume. Only COMPLETE applications will be considered for selection. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Quick Link for Internal Postings
*Please mention academicjobs.net to employers when applying for this job*
Academic Jobs
Academic Advertising
260 Peachtree Street, N.W.
Suite 2200
Atlanta, GA 30303
Google Plus
About Academic Jobs
Advertise Jobs
Contact Us
Site Map
Privacy Policy
Terms of Use
Resources / Links
Copyright © 2010 Academic Jobs - All Rights Reserved.