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University of Nebraska-Lincoln
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Posted: 09/8/2021
Finance Associate
The Finance Associate serves in a customer-facing role and is responsible for ensuring finance transactions are completed in a timely and accurate manner and in compliance with all applicable institutional, UNL, State, and Federal regulations, policies, and guidelines. The Finance Associate primarily executes routine travel, procurement, accounts payable, accounts receivable, accounting, and asset management transactions. The Finance Associate will work closely with employees within the departments served, as well as functional office staff, providing a high level of customer service and professionalism in all interactions. This position functions under close supervision and is expected to utilize technology to provide professional services.

Minimum qualifications: High school diploma plus 4 years of related finance work experience; equivalent education/experience considered. Experience or training in Microsoft applications. A willingness and demonstrated ability to learn new hardware and software systems. Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality in compliance with rules and regulations, including HIPAA and FERPA guidelines on the disclosure of information. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in written and verbal formats. Demonstrated ability to build and maintain positive relationships within and outside of reporting lines. Demonstrated ability to establish priorities and meet deadlines. 

Preferred qualifications: Experience functioning in a team environment. Experience with SAP or large integrated finance system. Knowledge of finance terminology and practices. Knowledge of federal and state laws and guidelines related to business practices. 

Criminal history background check will be conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Applicant review begins September 20. View requisition S_210680 at to apply. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.