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Job ID: 205798

Accountant II
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Feb. 17, 2023
Title Accountant II
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department U.B. Foundation
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Fiscal Services
Your future begins here - great benefits, great people. Join us today! The University at Buffalo Foundation (UBF) is searching for an Accountant II to join our team.

The position is responsible for preparing various general ledger entries to record interdepartmental activities, revenue additions and adjustments, transfers between accounts and expenditure transactions, accruals and adjustments. This position will also prepare various monthly reports and analysis.

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited, to:
  • Prepare journal entries, including review of journal entry requests for proper approvals prior to processing
  • Monitor daily activity for bank accounts
  • Prepare bank reconciliations on a monthly basis
  • Scan supporting documentation to journal entries and bank reconciliations
  • Prepare account analysis and month-end reports
  • Analyze and maintain property, plant and equipment records, including depreciation calculations
  • Analyze and maintain fine art and other non-cash donation files
  • Prepare entries and reports relating to UBF Faculty Student Housing and other real estate operations
  • Coordinate property and liability insurance premium payment, allocations and reconciliations
  • Process quarterly income fund reimbursable (IFR) payroll reimbursement to UB
  • Assist with preparation of year-end financial statements
  • Assist with internal audit functions
  • Assist with financial reporting
Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UBF comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit - all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our UBF benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the University at Buffalo will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.

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