The University of Texas Intercollegiate Athletics Department is seeking a motivated professional who shares our continuous improvement philosophy. Our financial operation presently supports the Frank Erwin Center, an active concert and entertainment venue, as a component of the Athletic Department’s operation. Over the last two and a half years, the Erwin Center and Texas Athletics have consolidated their Financial, Human Resources and IT functions in support of a more streamlined and efficient internal operation. This unique role will provide significant support to the Erwin Center’s daily operations in addition to supporting the various financial functions of Texas Athletics.
The successful candidate will serve as the primary contact for the procurement and accounting functions of the Erwin Center; including the handling of complex event settlements, reconciliations and event related billings. This position will regularly utilize Tableau and Excel to enhance the overall financial strategy and operation of Texas Athletics, including the reduction of data latency and the improvement of financial reporting. This position will establish and meet critical project timelines to support our business process improvement at the direction of our financial leadership team.
We encourage individuals who poses strong interpersonal communication skills, an attention to detail, a record of strong customer service and a focus on professional development to apply for our opening.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field or related experience. Some knowledge of the operation, uses and capabilities of data processing equipment. Proficiency in the MS Office Suite (Particularly MS Excel). Ability to act as a problem-solver. Strong team player and communicator. Relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
Participation or prior work experience in intercollegiate athletics or large concert venues. Two years of Account and Financial Experience. Experience working in other systems (e.g., Tableau, Power BI, Cognos, Paciolan, Concur).
Internal Number: R_00008135
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