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Director, Accounting & Finance Shared Services Job in Cincinnati, Ohio US

Director, Accounting & Finance Shared Services

University of Cincinnati - Cincinnati, OH

Posted: 9/27/2021 - Expires: 12/26/2021

Job ID: 232148899


Job Description

To promote the health and safety of our university community, UC currently has a mandatory mask requirement for all buildings on campus for faculty, staff, students, and visitors. Additionally, successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Vaccine verification will be required by November 15, 2021. Newly hired individuals will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination. There is an opportunity to request an exemption from the vaccine requirement for medical reasons, sincerely held reasons of conscience, or religious beliefs.


  Director, Accounting & Finance Shared Services

Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors >

Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati embarks upon its third century - building on the past and defining the future by leading urban, public universities into a new era of innovation and impact through its strategic direction, . Underscoring the power of creativity, ingenuity, invention and inclusion, what's Next will accelerate our unrivaled momentum, evidenced by eight straight years of record enrollment and rankings that include placement among America's top 100 public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Home to a diverse student body of nearly 47,000 and more than 4,200 distinguished faculty, the university combines its Research 1 (Very High Research Activity) Carnegie Classification with a physical setting that The New York Times recently acclaimed as "the most ambitious campus design program in the country.

Job Overview

Lead shared services finance and accounting operations for all non-academic units excluding auxiliaries.

Essential Functions

Develop and present budget documents for the departments served by the Shared Services Office.
Analyze operating revenue/expenses.
Direct daily operations of budgeting, transfers, purchasing and payments for areas served.
Prepare various written communications, reports and documents to ensure smooth and consistent operations.
Review, identify and prioritize strategic initiatives to provide comprehensive support to senior leadership.
Perform ad-hoc financial analysis for departments to help make informed financial decisions.
Analyze operational opportunities and implement action plans to improve efficiencies.
Serve as liaison between the accounting & finance and HR shared services teams.
May provide direct and/or indirect supervision to exempt and non-exempt staff (i.e., hiring/firing, performance evaluations, disciplinary action, approve time off, etc.).
Perform related duties based on departmental need. This job description can be changed at any time.

Required Education

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field.

Required Experience

Seven (7) years of relevant accounting and/or business experience.

Additional Qualifications Considered

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Physical Requirements/Work Environment

Office environment/no specific unusual physical or environmental demands.

The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).




  Director, Accounting & Finance Shared Services

  Sep 27, 2021


Cincinnati, OH, US


  Main Campus

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati
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The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
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Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
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