This title is in the unclassified service and is designated Managerial/Confidential. Appointees to Managerial/Confidential titles serve at the pleasure of the chief administrative officer and are not represented for collective negotiations.
Positions in this broad general grouping are involved with the administering of the campus business affairs to support and enhance the academic purpose of the campus. 'They include but are not limited to accounting, budget development, administration and control, the bursary, payroll, and internal audit. Supervision is generally provided by the chief business officer -- either a Vice President for Administration or Director of Business Affairs -- and functional specialists assigned as needed.
COLLEGE ACCOUNTANT (MP), under direction of the chief business officer, supervises a campus accounting program and designs systems required to carry out their function. Directs a staff of accountants and supporting personnel in the accounting and financial reporting functions of an educational institution consistent with the accepted principles of college and university accounting for educational programs, research, grants, contracts, auxiliary enterprises, food service, athletics, affiliated centers and institutes, and federal programs; is responsible for charge back of services to campus academic and administrative departments. This position is distinguished from College Accountant (SL4) because it is assigned significant responsibilities, not of a routine or clerical nature, in personnel administration and is involved in recommending and reviewing policy.
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Accounting, or Higher Education Administration with two years experience in an appropriate field.
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