Oct 04 2021
Job Description



Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit.  Regular, Full-Time, RCUH Non-Civil Service position with the Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit (PCSU), located in Honolulu, Hawai‘i.  Continuation of employment is dependent upon program/operational needs, satisfactory work performance, availability of funds, and compliance with applicable Federal/State laws. 


MONTHLY SALARY RANGE:  $3,957-$6,000/Mon. 


DUTIES:  Monitors project financial status and performs analysis for funding requirements to ensure projects are adequately funded.  Assists the PCSU Director, Principal Investigators (PIs) and PCSU Finance Manager in the coordination of fiscal management needs of the unit by performing financial, budget, data management, and other fiscal staff support services for Federal, State, and University programs as required. This is a progression series job in which the employee will be expected to perform with increasing independence on progressively responsible duties. Quantity and quality of work is expected to increase as levels increase. 


PRIMARY QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION/TRAINING:  Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four (4) year college or university in Accounting or related field.  (Associate’s Degree from an accredited community college in Accounting or related field and at least four (4) years of accounting experience may substitute for a Bachelor’s Degree.).  EXPERIENCE:  One to three (1-3) years of experience working with financial statements or accounting, record-keeping, posting, document processing, database and word processing, and spreadsheet applications. Progression from one (1) level to the next is not dependent on “time-in-grade, rather upon employee’s demonstrated abilities, competence, and operational needs.  ABIL/KNOW/SKILLS:  Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and cost principles. Ability to extract information and prepare fiscal reports.  Ability to work independently and maintain confidentiality of information.  Good communication and analytical skills.  Computer skills to include intermediate level experience in Excel and other MS office applications. Post Offer/Employment Condition: Must be able to pass a post offer criminal background check.POLICY AND/OR REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS:  As a condition of employment, employee will be subject to all applicable RCUH policies and procedures and, as applicable, subject to University of Hawai‘i's and/or business entity's policies and procedures.  Violation of RCUH's, UH's, or business entity's policies and/or procedures or applicable State or Federal laws and/or regulations may lead to disciplinary action (including, but not limited to possible termination of employment, personal fines, civil and/or criminal penalties, etc.).  


SECONDARY QUALIFICATIONS:  Experience working in higher education.  Familiarity with UH, RCUH, and UH Foundation reports, policies, and procedures.  Knowledge of government accounting principles and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Uniform Guidance. 


INQUIRIES:  Chin Lee Nicolaides 956-2772 (Oahu). 


Please apply directly on the RCUH website to be considered for the position.


APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: Please go to www.rcuh.com and click on “Job Postings.” You must submit the following documents online to be considered for the position: 1) Cover Letter, 2) Resume, 3) Supervisory References, 4) Copy of Degree(s)/Transcript(s)/Certificate(s). All online applications must be submitted/received by the closing date (11:59 P.M. Hawai‘i Standard Time/RCUH receipt time) as stated on the job posting. If you do not have access to our system and the closing date is imminent, you may send additional documents to [email protected] If you have questions on the application process and/or need assistance, please call (808)956-7262 or (808)956-0872. 


CLOSING DATE:  October 6, 2021. 


RCUH’s mission is to support and enhance research, development and training in Hawai‘i, with a focus on the University ofHawai‘i.


Equal Opportunities Employer – Minorities/Women/Disability/Veteran.