Position Overview Baylor University is seeking a highly organized, detail-oriented individual for a Director of Financial Reporting & Analysis opening in Financial Operations. This position is responsible for providing financial reporting and analysis that supports the University's strategic financial plans through internal and external reporting, benchmarking, and data driven decision support. Serves as principal owner of financial reporting processes to include research and implementation of best practices related to presentation of financial information.
The successful candidate for this position must also:
Have a thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
Have a thorough understanding of financial reporting requirements and processes
Have extensive experience with financial, reporting, and accounting systems
Have excellent communication, organization and time management skills
Qualifications A Bachelor's degree in accounting, seven years of relevant work experience, a current CPA license and a Christian faith are required. A Master's degree and more than 10 years of relevant work experience are preferred.
The Baylor Experience Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, generous time off, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions*, they also get to experience Baylor.
Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education
Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment (baylor.edu/about)
Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for staff and qualified dependents*
Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few
Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount
Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events
Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year
About Baylor Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education's “Great Colleges to Work For.” (https://www.chronicle.com/interactives/greatcolleges14#id=big-table) Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 16,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting staff who support our mission as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.
Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant's religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.