Manager, Sponsored Programs Accounting Dobbs, Kathy 03 Jun 2002 12:03 EST

Iowa State University is a Carnegie Foundation Research I University located
in Ames, Iowa, ranked as the second most livable small city in the nation by
"New Rating Guide to Life in America's Small Cities.  Iowa State is a
land-grant institution with a fall, 2001, enrollment of 27,823 students.
Its nine colleges offer more than 100 undergraduate majors and nearly 200
fields of study leading to graduate and professional degrees.   ISU is
ranked among "The Top 50 Public National Universities" by U.S. News & World
Vacancy Number: 023276
Proposed Start Date:    AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
Appointment Conditions: Continuous, 12 Months, Full Time

Special Conditions:
Description:    Oversees management and operation of the Sponsored Programs
Accounting Office with annual awards totaling over $217 million.  This
office has primary responsibility for post-award administration, including
cash management, financial reporting, A-133 audit, effort reporting, fiscal
compliance and campus training.  Position will provide guidance in the
interpretation of existing policies and assist in the development/writing of
new policies and procedures related to sponsored administration.  The duties
of this position require interpersonal skills and excellent analytical and
problem solving abilities.
Required Qualifications:        Bachelor's degree in accounting or related
field with accounting emphasis.  At least four years of university and/or
 fund accounting experience, with at least three years experience
working in sponsored programs administration.
 Experience with federal, state and private funding agencies,
regulations and OMB circulars.  Excellent
 communication skills.  Demonstrated success in supervision of staff.
Preferred Qualifications:       Master's degree and/or CPA.  Experience with
large-scale, automated financial system.
Salary/Wage:    Commensurate with experience
Application Deadline:   To guarantee consideration, application must be
received by June 14, 2002.
Application Instructions:       Send letter of application, resume, and
names, addresses and phone numbers of four references to Manager,
 Sponsored Programs Accounting Search Committee, Controller's
Department, Iowa State University, 3607
 Administrative Services Building, Ames, Iowa 50011-3607

Kathy Dobbs, Associate Controller
Controller's Department
Iowa State University
3607 Administrative Services Building
Ames, Iowa  50011

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