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Accounting Supervisor Senior

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Accounting Supervisor Senior
Requisition Number RE25942
Working Title
Department Name 3A600:Research Financial Services
Work Location Lexington, Ky
Grade Level 46
Salary Range $49,254-81,266/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

5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

The essential job functions of this position require you to sit for extended periods of time; attend meetings in various buildings across campus; maintain high levels of concentration and mental attention; communicate effectively through verbal mediums; work extensively on computers; limited lifting of objects.


Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. As a professional supervisor position, additional time as needed to accomplish work goals and meet deadlines.

Job Summary

The Accounting Supervisor Senior position will be an integral member of the Research Financial Services team, providing guidance and support to staff, peers and campus partners. This position is responsible for the oversight of cost transfers, cash posting, sub-recipient monitoring and accounts receivable processes. This position serves as direct supervisor for the three individuals responsible for the day to day functions in these areas. This position will perform audits of the cost transfer, cash posting, sub-recipient monitoring, and accounts receivable processes. Responsible for assessing and determining prioritization of work assignments, process enhancements and outreach. Provides training, development and evaluation of employee performance. The coordination of data requests, maintenance and ad hoc reporting is also expected. This position is responsible for ensuring compliance with federal, state and university guidelines as it relates to the various areas mentioned above.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Supervision, Leadership, Organization and Planning, Independence, Adaptability, Communication, Teamwork, Time Management, Financial Reporting and Analysis, Problem Solving, Technical Aptitude, Dependability, SAP, BW Web Reporting, BW Bex Reporting, MS excel, MS Windows, MS Word

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience

Supervision, audit, accounts receivable, compliance specialist

Deadline to Apply 01/19/2021
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: 2021-01-08 Expires: 2021-02-07

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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