Provides support to all the areas in the Accounting Department: Capital, Endowments, Tax and General Accounting.Â
Prepares monthly journal entries and certain monthly reconciliations, including centralized bank reconciliations and balance sheet accounts.
Performs periodic maintenance on FAS accounts, as requested.
Assists with the timely completion of accounting inquiries via the accounting services ticketing system.
Provides support to all the areas in the Accounting Department: Capital, Endowments, Tax and General Accounting.
Participates in the implementation and ongoing maintenance of the new ERP system.
Assists with the preparation of schedules and reports related to the year-end financial statements and/or Form 990 tax return.
Provides accounting support to campus units.
Performs a variety of operating or cost accounting activities which require moderate knowledge of accounting theories and principles.
Interprets accounting records for the purpose of determining gains and losses, receipts and disbursements, and inventory.
Has a moderate/high level of authority in drafting income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements, and various other accounting statements and reports.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelor's degree in accounting.
A minimum of two years of work experience in a non-profit organization such as a university or a governmental entity.
Public accounting experience.
Technical Skills or Knowledge:
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint).
Excellent organization and communication skills.
Attention to detail, strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Independently develop and analyze alternative solutions and make recommendations.
Establish and maintain relationships at all organizational levels.
Flexibility and ability to work effectively and gracefully under considerable time pressure on high visibility, high stakes projects.
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