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Accountant Specialist

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Accountant Specialist
Requisition Number RE27618
Working Title
Department Name 3A250:Endowment Services
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 44
Salary Range $41,475-66,373/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting and/or standing for extended periods of time; performing repetitive motion tasks; lifting, pushing pulling and/or carrying objects up to 10lbds; effective;y communicating with individuals from diverse backgrounds


Monday – Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm

Job Summary

This position assists University Financial Services to achieve its fiduciary and stewardship responsibilities relating to endowments and trusts; provides technical assistance on matters related to budgeting, planning, endowment establishment and reinvestment of income for colleges and units; maintains establishment and updating of endowment accounts in SAP; prepares financial statements, reports, reconciliations, and analysis as assigned; provides support for the Endowment and Gift Accounting Tracking System; and provides special assistance to other areas of campus pertaining to endowment and gift accounting.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Proficiency in MS Windows applications, SAP experience, verbal and written
communication skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Accounting degree

Deadline to Apply 05/11/2021
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2021-04-28 Expires: 2021-05-28

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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Accountant Specialist

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