We invite applications for the position of financial analyst, research in the Financial Services Office. This is a full-time continuing position.
Reporting to the assistant controller, the incumbent is responsible for analytical and financial support in research contract and grant administration, including liaising with the principle investigators (PIs), the director of research services, and funding agencies. To view a complete position description, please visit our website at www.mta.ca/employment
The successful candidate will have an undergraduate business degree, with a concentration in accounting preferred. Candidates with a business degree in another area of concentration with relevant experience and candidates with equivalent work experience may be considered. A minimum of two to three years of relevant financial accounting experience, including experience in compliance, business process, and financial management, preferably in a post-secondary environment, is required. They must have knowledge of accounting principles, practices, taxes, and reporting requirements, including fund accounting, preferably in a post-secondary or non-profit organization. Strong communication skills, analytical and organizational skills, and the demonstrated ability to work effectively with people are required. Accuracy is essential and attention to detail is critical. They must be able to consistently apply independent judgment and have a customer service focus. Experience in a large computerized accounting environment, demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Excel, and the ability to quickly learn new software, accounting, and reporting systems is essential.
If you are interested in the challenges and opportunities that this position has to offer, please forward your application on or before Oct. 22, 2019, or until the position is filled, to: Human Resources Department, Mount Allison University, 65 York St., Sackville, NB E4L 1E4 Fax: (506) 364-2385, e-mail: **@***.**
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Visit our website at www.mta.ca/employment for other employment opportunities at Mount Allison University or to register to receive e-mail notification of new opportunities.
Mount Allison acknowledges, honours, and respects that the land named Sackville, NB is part of the unceded territory of the Mi'kmaq People who are the historic inhabitants, custodians, and dwellers on the land where our University is built and confirms its commitment to strengthening relationships with all Indigenous people.
Mount Allison is committed to diversity and inclusiveness. We encourage applications from members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of all sexual and gender identities. We seek candidates with qualifications and knowledge to contribute specifically to the further diversification of our campus community.