Job Requisition Number: 27163. UC Berkeley’s VC Finance division is a trusted and strategic campus partner, supporting the teaching, research, and public service goals of faculty, students, and staff, financially sustainable, and providing services for the campus common good. This position is a key role in the Financial Information Systems (FIS) unit in the Controller’s Office that oversees the operations of software solutions that support mission-critical financial information applications utilized to operate the University. The FIS is based on the PeopleSoft Financials and Supply Chain Management (FSCM) product, with additional supporting applications. The objective of the FIS unit is manage a continuous cycle of technical improvements and feature enhancements in PeopleSoft application systems and associated applications. The applications support processes including general ledger, budgeting, accounts payable, purchasing, accounts receivable, billing, a customer portal, project costing, contracts and grants. To ensure the success of these mission-critical systems, the department consists of highly skilled functional experts who will test and implement new features, respond to customer issues and campus needs, and keep all systems running optimally throughout the financial reporting cycles.
•Produces design and layout for a variety of web site applications. •Meets and consults with clients on a variety of electronic communications projects including moderately complex assignments, and develops, presents, and recommends web content, training videos,and other visual material. •Accountable for ensuring technical accuracy and understandability of website content. •Maintains currency with emerging and state-of-the-art technical and other web-related equipment, requirements and developments (for example, accessibility issues) and recommends and as directed, takes action to ensure compliance.•Thorough knowledge of the fundamentals of writing, grammar, syntax, editorial style, and punctuation, including skill to write in a clear and lively style. •Thorough understanding of how to design, create and deploy accessibility-friendly training videos related to business systems and software applications. •Thorough understanding of technical language and requirements of the assigned work. •Thorough knowledge of content management systems and/or relevant web applications used for web site production, and campus-specific computer application programs. •Thorough skills to create clear, easy-to-navigate, informative, accurate, well-designed, and functional web sites that provide web content consistent with the campus message and in keeping with management directives and client objectives. •Thorough understanding of institutional processes, procedures, and applicable rules and regulations for web communications. •Thorough technical skills in computer applications for web production, image handling, video design, publishing and design, illustration, presentation preparation, animation, web interaction, and/or other state-of-the-art web communication capabilities. •Thorough interpersonal communication skills. •Thorough skills to develop and implement original ideas and correctly identify and effectively solve problems. Bachelors degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training
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