West Liberty University is looking for a quality-oriented candidate for the position of Controller.  This administrative level, non-classified, will-and-pleasure position is full-time, benefits eligible and reports directly to the Vice President of Finance and Executive Vice President/CFO.  This position will be responsible for the overall management of staff and business activities of the West Liberty University Business Office.

TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Internal and external financial reporting
  • Oversee all receivables, payables and payroll
  • Responsible for grants, contracts, and tax reporting
  • Development and coordination of all business systems
  • Financial planning, both long-range and short-range
  • Budget development, control, policies and procedures
  • Upgrade of purchasing system, policies and procedures
  • Participation in master planning
  • Prepare monthly financial statements from a computer-based system

QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS in Accounting or Finance required; CPA or Masters in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • Experience with Banner Financial System preferred
  • Minimum of five years management experience in business or related financial areas required
  • Knowledgeable in accounting policies and procedures

SALARY:  Negotiable

STARTING DATE:  Tentative starting date:  August 2014

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, a detailed and current resume and three references to:  West Liberty University, Human Resources Department, 208 University Drive, College Union Box 131, West Liberty, WV  26074 or email to [email protected].

West Liberty University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all interested individuals.  Individuals who need assistance with the application process may contact Sue Garrison at 304-336-8029 or [email protected].  (Do Not Apply To This Email)

 

“SUCCESSFULLY PASSING A BACKGROUND SCREENING REPORT

IS REQUIRED FOR FINAL EMPLOYMENT”

 

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