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University of Arizona Global Campus Financial Analyst II in San Diego, California

The Financial Analyst II for the University of Arizona Global Campus (Global Campus) is a full-time employment position reporting to the FP&A Manager of the University. At the Global Campus, our Financial Analysts ensure that the leadership have the information they need in order to make sound financial decisions. This role requires someone who is a master juggler, successfully working on multiple projects at the same time, focusing on the details while finding creative ways to tackle the big picture challenges. Working with the business leaders in these areas, the Financial Analyst II will assist with the creation of the financial analytics and models for projects & strategic initiatives under evaluation. The Financial Analyst II will be responsible for departmental headcount reporting and other month end reconciliations for the teams they support.

Essential Job Duties:

Strategy & Vision

  • Assist department owners with financial models supporting strategic opportunities and other university initiatives

  • Identify process improvements to institution’s financial models to increase accuracy and timeliness of reporting

Leadership & Decision-Making Responsibilities

  • Identify budget issues and partner with department owners to understand future impact to financial statements

  • Build and maintain strong working relationships with department owners

Key Tasks

  • Partner with department owners to create detailed expense & headcount budgets

  • Assist Accounting team with month end close process including expense accruals & re-class entries

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum 2+ years’ experience working in a corporate or university Finance department

  • Experience with Hyperion Planning, Adaptive Insights, Cognos or other financial systems

  • Demonstrated professionalism and attention to accuracy

  • High proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Power Point and Excel

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience using PowerBI, Tableau and Microsoft Access software

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or related field – MBA preferred

Where higher education meets technology – that’s The University of Arizona Global Campus. At UAGC, students discover relevant degree programs, innovative technology, and cherished tradition. UAGC offers associate, bachelor’s, and master’s online degree programs. The mission of UAGC is to provide high-quality, accessible, lower cost, and innovative, educational programs that meet the diverse needs of individuals pursuing advancement in their lives, professions, and communities. For more information, please visit www.uagc.edu , Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/UniversityOfArizonaGlobalCampus/) , Instagram (https://https://www.instagram.com/uazglobalcampus/) , LinkedIn (https://https://www.linkedin.com/company/university-of-arizona-global-campus/) or Twitter (https://www.twitter.com/UAZGlobalCampus) .

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