Financial Reporting Manager

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Financial Reporting Manager
Department Office of Financial Services - 40100
Pay Grade 12
Job Category Administrative
Job Summary

Responsible to the Director of Financial Accounting for performing tasks related to financial statement and report preparation to include coordination of the annual audit process with the Division of State Audit. The duties include coordinating and overseeing the preparation of annual reports submitted to the Tennessee Board of Regents and any financial reports submitted to the Board of Directors. It requires independently researching, reconciling, balancing and maintaining responsibility of the financial records behind the accounting reports. The Financial Reporting Manager is responsible for performing an annual review of ETSU financial procedures, along with making recommendations, coordinating implementation of those changes, and communicating them to the university community.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of University, Tennessee Board of Regents, state and federal rules, regulation, procedures and accounting practices.

Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and governmental accounting standards.

Knowledge of auditing theories, practices, and methods.

Knowledge of laws and regulations pertaining to governmental financial operations in higher education.

Ability to stay current in accounting regulations, policies, and procedures.

Ability to facilitate and create a team-based working environment.

Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities.

Ability to prepare and analyze financial reports.

Ability to work with a computerized online accounting system.

Ability to communicate effectively.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in accounting or bachelor’s degree in business supplemented with at least 24 semester hours in accounting; 3-5 years of accounting or financial auditing experience required

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s Degree in Business or Accounting;
CPA preferred.


Posting Detail Information

Posting Number AS00114P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? Yes
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 11/20/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Transcripts must be submitted to be considered for review.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please provide the number of years experience in accounting.
    • 0 years
    • 0-1 years
    • 1-2 years
    • 2-5 years
    • 5-8 years
    • 8-10 years
    • over 10 years
  2. * Do you have a bachelor's degree in accounting, or a bachelor's degree and at least 24 semester hours of accounting?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you hold a CPA License?
    • Yes - an active license
    • Yes - an inactive license
    • No - I do not have a CPA license
  4. If you have a CPA license, please provide the State and License number.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
Optional Documents