The Accounting and Finance team at the IU Foundation is seeking a strategic and collaborative Financial Reporting Accountant. This accountant position is responsible for general ledger administration and the preparation of financial reports and analyses. The accountant is also responsible for various reconciliations, account monitoring, and annual auditing work. The accountant must be a true analyst, technologically savvy, and flexible to learning new systems, as accounting and enterprise software continues to evolve to better serve our organization. The position also requires collaboration across departments and troubleshooting as needed.
Enhanced problem-solving and technical abilities.
Ability to see the big picture.
Excellent ability to translate financial reporting numbers into clearly written, analytical text.
Enhanced interpersonal skills (ability to work with IUF/IU staff and vendors in a collegial manner).
Ability to manage concurrently several ongoing projects.
Working familiarity with large databases and spreadsheets.
A bachelor's degree in accounting or a related field is required.
A CPA or MBA is highly preferred.
Experience in accounting or financial reporting, particularly in the non-profit sector is preferred.
Experience in application management is preferred.
Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis and initial interviews may begin as early as November 7th, 2022. A cover letter further highlighting your interest in the role is encouraged.
The IUF is committed to providing a safe, respectful and professional work environment that is free of Discrimination and Harassment. The IUF will not tolerate any form of Discrimination or Harassment based on the Individual’s race, ethnicity, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, sexual orientation, disability, gender identity or expression, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, pregnancy, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Founded in 1936, the Indiana University Foundation maximizes private support for Indiana University by fostering lifelong relationships with key stakeholders, and providing advancement leadership and fundraising services for campuses and units across the university. Today, the IU Foundation oversees one of the largest public university endowments in the country, with a market value in excess of $3 billion. IU is consistently ranked among the top four of Big Ten universities in annual voluntary support.