Suffolk University is looking for a qualified individual for a newly created position as the Senior Accountant & Treasury Analyst. This unique position combines traditional accounting responsibilities with a comprehensive role in cash management and the administration of a $300 million investment and debt portfolios. You will be the go-to person for all reporting, compliance and analysis in those areas. Reporting to the Controller, you will assist with annual audit and tax preparations including treasury related footnotes, perform account reconciliations, and other accounting duties as assigned. This position is a key role for a detailed and deadline conscious individual within the collaborative environment of the Finance and Administration Division.
Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance
3-5 years of professional experience in accounting, finance or treasury operations
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Experience using financial and reporting systems to provide thorough and accurate financial information and analysis
Highly proficient in Microsoft Office
Excellent analytical, interpersonal, and written and oral communication skills
Strong attention to detail and deadlines
Ability to evaluate and document business processes and internal controls and identify areas of potential improvement
Professional experience in higher education /non-profit or public auditing strongly preferred
Certified Public Accountant or Certified Treasury Professional qualification a plus
Workday Financials experience is a plus
Suffolk University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse and inclusive faculty and staff that reflect the broad range of human experience who contribute to the robust exchange of ideas on campus, and who are committed to teaching and working in a diverse environment. We strongly encourage applications from groups historically marginalized or underrepresented because of race/color, gender, religious creed, disability, national origin, veteran status or LGBTQ status. Suffolk University is especially interested in candidates who, through their training, service and experience, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the University community.
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About Suffolk University
Located right in the heart of downtown Boston, Suffolk University gives its students unparalleled access to the city and all it offers.Our college green is the Boston Common. We are steps from dozens of historic sites like the Old State House, Faneuil Hall, and the Massachusetts State House. We have no real boundaries to our campus' Boston and Suffolk blend together. That means our students have incredible access to a wealth of opportunities, whether it's museums and restaurants or internships and co-ops. At the same time, we also take pride in being a personal, student-centered school, where faculty and administrators know students by name. We take the time to recognize each student's promise, figure out what makes him or her tick, and build important mentoring relationships.As we have done since our founding, we strive for one thing at Suffolk: give students the tools they need to be successful, smart, and satisfied at whatever they choose to do.