The Director of Collections – Accountant Journey (supervised by the University Cashier/Accountant Advanced) is responsible for collecting amounts owed under the auspices of campus-based loan programs such as Perkins and for collecting amounts owed on student accounts for institutional charges (tuition, fees, housing, and dining), other approved course fees and program charges and student health charges.
Special Instructions To Application:
Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write ‘see resume’ on your application when completing the job duties section.
If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment).
Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
Bachelor’s degree with 12 credit hours of accounting coursework; or Associate’s degree in accounting; or Associate’s degree in business or related discipline with 12 credit hours of accounting coursework; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 901206
Organizational Unit Overview:
Within the Financial Services Unit, Student Financial Services has two work units: Cashier/collections and Student Accounting. Cashier/collections receive deposits and make collections on outstanding obligations to ECU, which includes student obligations (tuition, fees, housing, dining, and other related charges) for the main campus, BSOM, and Continuing Studies and Perkins loans payments. Student Accounting is responsible for billing student accounts, third-party vendors, adjustments to student accounts, and financial aid reconciliation. Both offices require strong internal controls and must adhere to IRS, State, and University policies and procedures. These transactions are continually subject to audits by Internal Audit, State auditors, Foundation auditors, and IRS auditors.
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