Job Description

Extended Job Title
Financial Analyst I - Accounting Services

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
201111 - Accounting Services Lbk

Position Description
Performs central accounting and financial analysis functions according to established procedures.

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions

1. Provide timely, relevant and accurate reporting and analytical support to the institution and its departments including the following: Assist in assigned financial reporting functions by developing a good understanding of assigned reporting tasks including validation of report information and adequate supporting documentation;  Exhibit general problem solving skills and decision making skills by analyzing data, asking questions, reviewing data from all angles, discovering potential solutions, and recommending a solution(s); Analyze financial structure to develop an understanding of data integrity of financial systems/applications used for various accounting functions.

2. Provide accounting and analytical support for management, institutional level business processes and functional departments including the following: Establish effective relationships with co-workers, management, departmental personnel and other business contacts for assigned functions; Openly communicate with Cheif Analysts and Supervisory staff to question and understand assigned areas of oversight; Increase productivity by assisting in the development of automated accounting applications/reports and website content development.

3. Responsible for the day-to-day general ledger accounting and reconciliation, financial reporting and analysis for assigned areas including the following: Process transactions after obtaining a thorough understanding of the substance of each transaction;   Produce and maintain complete, well organized documentation of transactions, processes, reports, financial research, and all applicable work papers; Assist in the maintenance of the HSC fund structure and data integrity to support accurate financial information; Reconcile financial activity and resulting balances to ensure accuracy of HSC accounting records.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan.

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Excellent written and verbal communication skills;  Effective organizational skills and attention to detail; Strong time management and prioritization skills; Working knowledge of personal computers and Microsoft applications;  Understanding of basic accounting principles;  Ability to perform basic analysis, research, organization and summarization of financial data; Ability to prepare basic required institutional financial reports; Experience in governmental/fund accounting;  Grant or similar project accounting experience;  Ability to make decisions and recommendations based on analysis; Ability to work effectively and efficiently from home when necessary

HSC - Lubbock

Accounting Services Lbk

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Recommendation/Referral, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Business Professionals

Occasional Duties
Other duties as assigned.


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree and 1 year of experience OR combination of education and experience to equal 5 years.

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