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Job ID: 201736

Financial Assistant
Auburn University

Date Posted Dec. 16, 2022
Title Financial Assistant
University Auburn University
Auburn, AL, United States
Department ACES Business Office
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Fiscal Services
This position will serve as a Financial Assistant for the ACES Business Office. Primary responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: preparing a variety of financial documents including, vendor vouchers, travel vouchers, collection reports, requisitions, and purchasing card reconciliations; entering data monthly to update a number of tracking spreadsheets and reviewing data entered for accuracy and completeness; maintaining the schedule of the two ACES State vehicles as the primary contact for approving vehicle appointment request within the Outlook Calendar; serving in a receptionist role and as the first point of contact for ACES employees and advising employees on standard policies and procedures; monitoring financial activities and communicating with vendors, subcontractors, and others to address any concerns or necessary corrections; and assisting on mail rotation. The Financial Assistant will also perform a variety of financial and administrative support functions to include, but not limited to: the ordering of materials and supplies and mailing out of the same, making travel arrangements, coordinating and scheduling conference calls and face-to-face meetings, and assembling documents.

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Why employees choose Auburn: Auburn University was named by Forbes Magazine as one of the state of Alabama’s best employers, with employees staying an average of ten years. Employees enjoy competitive benefits that include top-notch health insurance, generous retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, flexible spending accounts and more!
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