The Department of Accounts is seeking an accounting professional with progressively responsible supervisory experience and exposure to accounting and/or procurement business processes and systems to assist in the direction of the Commonwealth Vendor Group (CVG) Unit. The primary responsibility is to oversee the development and management of the activities surrounding the CVG operations. These responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing the vendor data collection and maintenance practices employed by the Commonwealth, overseeing resources to ensure efficient vendor data management operations; assuming primary responsibility for the quality (accuracy and completeness) of the Commonwealth's vendor data; approving and communicating all CVG procedures, policies and job aids to affected parties; overseeing CVG resources training; creating and/or modifying roles and responsibilities as the CVG processes mature. Duties also include system/procedure development and analysis to ensure efficient and adequate vendor data collection and maintenance practices; participating in analysis, design and testing of enhancements to statewide manual and automated financial management systems and vendor systems; and assisting in project oversight and administration of various other financial activities as assigned by the Comptroller.
Qualifications include advanced project management techniques in data collection, analysis, and research methodologies; effective oral and written communication skills; knowledge of government purchasing policies and procedures and financial management principles and practices; knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office PC applications; and supervisory skills.
Preferred experience includes Oracle's PeopleSoft Financials applications; experience with the Commonwealth's eVA procurement system; Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Business Administration or equivalent work experience.
State applications for this position will only be accepted online through the State website at https://virginiajobs.peopleadmin.com. Position is open until 5:00 PM, May 22, 2015. EOE/AA