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Accountant III - Controller's Services - F/T - Days at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 12129

Updated: March 1, 2019

Job Description & Salary Range

UC Title:                                     Accountant III

Position Number:                      10003220

Reports to:                                 Accountant IV

Working Title:                            Accountant III

Cost Center:                              Controller's Services (8510)

Bargaining Unit:                       None

FLSA:                                          Exempt

Job Code:                                  7617

Date Created:                            02/19/2019

Shift:                                           Day Shift

Hours:                                         40.00


Position Summary: 

The Asset Accountant is responsible for the administrative and financial functions of Plant Accounting, the preparation of journal entries and other accounting records, analyze and interpret accounting data and make recommendations, perform internal audit of accounting systems and procedures, and provide advice and assistance to UCI Medical Center and Campus Staff.


Salary Range: 


Rate    Minimum  $63,100.00    Maximum  $107,200.00


Required Qualifications:

Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or an equivalent combination of accounting education and experience.

Demonstrated ability to work without guidance, to prioritize a variety of critical responsibilities, to meet multiple conflicting deadlines and to produce quality results.

Demonstrated in-depth financial experience.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Extensive knowledge of financial statement and accounting report preparation.

High analytical proficiency, detail oriented, insightful, intuitive, persistent, makes people feel at ease, team player, adaptive, ethical, confident

Knowledge of healthcare-related financial systems and/or related sub-systems

Maintains a current working knowledge of Federal, State, University and industry regulations and accounting standards

Minimum seven years’ of progressively responsible experience in accounting.

Must be able to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline driven environment.

Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job

Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties

Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Access)

Skill in analyzing complex accounting, financial, and/or technical data and systems.

Skill to interpret policies and/or financial standards and procedures that may be complex or incompletely stated.

Thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and knowledge of statutory accounting principles.


Preferred Qualifications:


Experience in an academic medical center environment

Knowledge of UCI policies and procedures


Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.






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