Director of Accounting

Accounting Lincoln, Nebraska


The University of Nebraska Foundation grows relationships and resources to enable the University of Nebraska to change lives and save lives.

We seek an ambitious, driven accounting professional to join our finance team in providing operational accounting services and exceptional service in a fast-paced environment. 

This position will prepare, review and approve journal entries, assist in preparation of annual budgets, compile and analyze monthly budget reports, and maintain and manage financial records for foundation affiliates. 

In addition, they will prepare monthly financial statements and ad hoc reports as well as assist the controller with audit requests.

Requires a bachelor’s degree in a business administration with an emphasis in accounting, or equivalent experience.  Also requires 3-5 years’ experience in public accounting or related accounting field.  This non-management role also requires experience with databases and reporting tools, attention to detail, ability to multitask, and strong communication skills. Candidates will also be evaluated on our core values:  integrity, passion for mission, and teamwork.