Assists in developing information to assess present and future financial status. Prepares and analyzes financial reports required to conduct university business operations. Focus may be limited to a specialized area such as treasury operations or budget development and analysis for the university; or work may involve general business and financial operations of a smaller entity.
|Priority||Time (%)||Task (Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. The university reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.)|
||%||Performs regular or ad-hoc financial reporting. Extracts and evaluates data. Organizes and summarizes into meaningful formats. May perform consolidated budget and financial reporting for multiple business units.|
||%||Evaluates and analyzes financial and operating reports and data. Develops conclusions and recommendations and communicates orally or in writing to management.|
||%||Performs analyses to assist in business and financial planning. Produces and analyzes reports of current fiscal status and forecasts future performance based on sound knowledge of operations assigned. Analyzes and researches variances to identify problems or trends and present solutions.|
||%||Reviews existing accounting, reporting and data management systems and methods for adequacy. Contributes to the development and/or modification of financial systems and applications to enhance reporting and information capabilities.|
||%||Assists in the identification and resolution of business problems. Researches and interprets available data. Evaluates alternatives and determines appropriate methods of presentation.|
||%||Participates in projects or special studies of significant import to the university.|
In the event of an emergency, the employee holding this position is required to "report to duty" in accordance with the university's emergency operations plan and/or the employee's department's emergency response and/or recovery plans. Familiarity with those plans and regular training to implement those plans is required. During or immediately following an emergency, the employee will be notified to assist in the emergency response efforts, and mobilize other staff members if needed.
|Minimum education||Preferred education|
|Bachelor's degree||Master's degree|
|Minimum experience||Preferred experience|
|1 years||2 years|
|Minimum field of expertise||Preferred field of expertise|
|Business education or closely related field. Experience in financial analysis and reporting with knowledge of computer simulation and forecasting techniques.||Directly related experience in a university environment with knowledge of university systems and procedures preferred.|
|May oversee student, temporary and/or resource workers.|
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.
The University of Southern California is an Equal Opportunity Employer