Financial Analyst I
Positions provide entry-level financial analysis as part of a financial team with more experienced professionals.
Examples of Work
Job functions are specific duties that would be included in the essential functions of the job description. These functions are not all-inclusive nor do they cover the full extent of the duties performed.
- Assists with analysis of current and historical accounting data and other information to make projections for use in short- and long-range financial planning.
- Assists in correcting account balances and reviewing proper accounting controls and procedures.
- Assists in year-end audits and in ensuring the accuracy of accounting data.
- Analyzes financial statements and prepares and analyzes financial reports to represent current and projected financial status.
- Participates in projecting future trends and preparing operational forecasts and cash flow analysis.
- Studies economic and business trends.
- Assists in preparing, developing and monitoring budgets.
- May perform indirect cost analysis.
- May participate in special studies in assigned area of budgeting and cost studies.
- Develops knowledge of appropriate administrative regulations, policies, and procedures.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization.
Licensure and Certification
- Oral Communications
- Financial Record Keeping
- Financial Reporting
- Business Math
- Accuracy And Attention To Detail
- Financial Analysis
- Budget Management
- Decision Making And Critical Thinking
- Managing Expenses And Finances
To see common career pathways for each position at the University of Florida please visit the Career Paths section of the UFHR website.