Resource Category: Finance
In this session, we’ll take a more in-depth look at how salary projections are calculated and some things you can do if the salary projection for an employee looks too large or too small. This session is most valuable to those who attended or viewed the recorded session: Understanding Salary Projections.
This session will cover the path that transactions such as campus vouchers, campus/GL journals, budget journals, and purchase requisitions take through the ConnectCarolina system. Understanding the steps that move a transaction from started to completed helps you understand when the transaction shows up in InfoPorte, how and when charges update your budget, and when they are posted to the General Ledger. This session is useful if you’re new to ConnectCarolina and also if you’d like to understand the paths transactions take considering the recent changes to the system. To view the live recording of this presentation, click here.
If you feel stressed when your Department needs to submit an Independent Contractor approval request, this presentation will provide helpful and valuable information based on the guidelines and procedures necessary to do it correctly. It is an excellent opportunity to develop a more efficient and smooth process that will benefit you and the University. As the Department Representatives (Finance Accountants or Managers) you will get a brief description of the process on “how to” submit a request on Connect Carolina. You will also receive information about what documents need to be submitted to get the Foreign Independent Contractor approvals. We’ll provide you with the links to the latest version of required forms and provide hints about the data and sources requested in each form. To view the live recording of this presentation, click here.
Starting a new position is stressful and learning a new system at the same time can be all the more overwhelming. Join Cortney Alston of UNC-Chapel Hill’s Finance & Operations team as she provides insight on how to get the most out of onboarding new employees to PeopleSoft. New employee orientation often includes training on the organization’s policies and procedures as well as PeopleSoft. This session describes how the Finance & Operations team leverages best practices and current trends to increase engagement, retention, and improvement of PeopleSoft orientation training for staff in new Finance roles. To view the live recording of this presentation, click here.
The goal of this session is to facilitate a meaningful group discussion for Business Managers and/or their designees on current topics of interest at the University. These topics could include but not limited to changes in PCARD use, Closing of Imprest Checking accounts and use of BofA Reloadable Cards, OSR Prior Approval Request Forms, Research Recharge Center Compliance, Research Admin Training for Staff, Navigating OIC, closeout of projects, and RAM Tracker Transparency project. We will pole participants either prior to or at the beginning of the session to determine what topics people would like to discuss.
Confused about Cash Advances – When you can use one? How to submit one? Why was my journal denied? Come learn about the Cash Advance policy, procedure, and what you need to get your reconciling journal entry approved the first time you submit it. To view the live recording of this presentation, click here.
In this session, we’ll look at the common reasons why your finance transactions, such as purchase requisitions, vouchers, and journals get errors. We’ll show you queries to identify those errors and suggestions for fixing the errors. To view the live recording of this presentation, click here.
Campus billing areas, like Student Stores, EHS, Friday Center and the Carolina Inn, use the Customer Billing Management (CBM) system to charge campus customers, and the campus financial staff use CBM to review those charges. Come to this session to ask a panel questions about CBM, Bill Presentation, or about billing processes to include enhancement recommendations or how-to questions. Representatives from ITS-Enterprise Applications and Finance & Operation Service Center of Excellence are participating. To view the live recording of this presentation, click here.
Do you often wonder how budgets are set up? Have you looked at your personnel budgets and wonder why you over spend or even hope you have enough funds to cover who your department pays? Have you had to pay for an employee from another State Agency? The best question of all, who handles this? This and more can be answered in this session. This round table will offer budget structure, dual employment guidance, position salary and budget connections and an array of other helpful tips!