Staff Accountant

As a staff accountant, you will perform basic accounting functions to support the university’s monthly close, annual audit, and statutory audits. Responsibilities include preparing journal entries for the monthly close, reconciling assigned general ledger balance sheet accounts, performing financial analysis of balance sheet and income statement accounts, documenting accounting cycles and internal controls, preparing audit schedules and supporting documentation for disclosures, and performing ad hoc analysis. You will be expected to meet strict monthly deadlines throughout.

Minimum qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance with one to three years of recent accounting experience

Certificates, licenses, and registrations: Valid driver’s license

Travel required: Less than 10%

Work hours: The university work week is Sunday through Saturday. Most offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. To accommodate business needs, employees may be assigned to other workdays and/or hours, including weekends and evenings.

ADA tag: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements and minimum qualifications listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions and/or meet the minimum qualifications.