PTO. Paid Holidays Application Deadline: This position will be posted until June 4th. Thereafter, applications will be reviewed on an as-needed basis.. Relocation: No relocation package is offered for this position.. Work Authorization:. U.S. Citizenship, Permanent Residency, or other protected status under 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) is required for this position.. UCAR/NCAR will not sponsor a work visa (e.g., J-1, H1-B, etc.) for this position.. Where You Will Work:. Located in Boulder, Colorado, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) serves and participates in a collaborative community of researchers and educators who are dedicated to understanding the atmosphere - the air around us - and the complex processes that make up the Earth system, from the ocean floor to the Sun's core. UCAR manages the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) on behalf of the National Science Foundation and the university community.. In a matrix-managed environment with the UCAR Office of the CFO, this position supports the UCP executive and finance teams on strategic and annual program planning for the UCP Directorate and UCP program's detailed operating budget development. In addition, this position is responsible for integrating the functional activities of financial planning, budgeting, forecasting and analysis of UCAR Operations with UCP and the UCP Business Shared Services (BSS). This position is responsible for supporting decision making by the UCP Directorate and related programs.. Responsibilities:. Integration and Development:. Engages in the UCP BSS, assisting UCP Programs with internal financial analysis, strategies and metrics for program management. Designs and implements best practices of budget planning and development procedures and guidelines for UCP in coordination with the UCAR Budget & Planning office and the financial functional area teams within the UCP BSS. Provides support for and collaboration on UCP proposal development. Develops and monitors successful internal financial controls and guidance in compliance with Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Uniform Guidance and UCAR policies and procedures. Develops and produces financial reports and special projects as determined by the UCAR Director of Budget & Planning. Develops a strong understanding of UCAR's business applications. Develop the components of the indirect cost budget and indirect cost rate for UCP, including estimates for Modified Total Direct Costs (MTDC), and provides recommendations to executive teams on the allocation of indirect funds to the UCP Programs. Provides expert guidance to and collaborates with the Finance Team of the UCP BSS.. Analysis and Reporting:. Analyzes data and anticipates and advises on budget strategies. Provides expert guidance and direction on the development and maintenance of methodologies used for organizational reporting, ensuring overall data integrity. Ensures financial systems provide timely and accurate data and that the tools and processes are in alignment with the entity's financial requirements. Translates data into high-value, actionable insights for UCP management teams, developing and refining new analyses in response to changing business needs. Develops and monitors financial and non-financial Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), historical statistics and the appropriate reporting to assess financial performance across UCP. Monthly monitoring and ad-hoc analysis of UCP financials. Provides support across UCP for audit reporting, including multi-year data requests and analysis, where accuracy is critical and turnaround time is short. What You Need:. Education and Years of Experience:. Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting or business-related discipline plus eight years of increasing financial experience in a related field; or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience. Experience in a federally funded non-profit environment and/or in an academic or research institution.. Desired: Master's degree in finance, accounting or business-related discipline.. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:. Expert analytical skills and ability to break-down complex data. Proven experience in budgeting and forecasting with direct and indirect costs in a complex federal funding environment. Demonstrated expert knowledge of compliance with Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Uniform Guidance as related to a non-profit organization. Proven ability to work collaboratively in a matrix managed environment. Strong interpersonal skills; ability to communicate complex ideas and information effectively using both oral and written presentations to a wide audience from different technical disciplines and backgrounds; experience working with senior leaders on complex financial planning and reporting issues. Maintain high ethical and confidentiality standards, capable of dealing with sensitive and confidential information. Expert knowledge of Excel, reporting and financial tools, mastery of MS Office and Google Apps tool suites, experience with IBM COGNOS or similar report writing tools, proficient in preparing and presenting complex financial material. What's in it for You:. Compensation. Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision). Retirement Plan. EEO/AAP Statement:. The University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer that strives to develop and maintain a diverse workforce. UCAR is committed to providing equal opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, creed, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or pregnancy.. Whatever your intersection of identities, you are welcome at the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR). We are committed to inclusivity and promoting an equitable environment that values and respects the uniqueness of all members of our organization.. NCAR and UCAR provide research, observing and computing facilities, and a variety of services for the atmospheric and Earth sciences comm... Tuition Reimbursement What You Will Do: And more!
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