Carroll College, a private, Catholic diocesan, liberal arts college is seeking a self-motivated individual to fill the position of Senior Accountant. This person will serve as a team member of the Business Office.
The Senior Accountant will perform accounting functions, including, but not limited to, coordinating and assisting with the financial planning, budgeting, accounting and fiscal management of the college. This position is responsible for performing duties necessary for the monthly closing of the General Ledger. This includes review and analysis of financial information, preparing complex journal entries, preparing monthly work papers, and ensuring compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and College guidelines.
Other responsibilities involve research and analysis of programs and activities to provide cost/benefit data, reconciling cash accounts, coordinating projects to automate processes and implement new technologies, and ensuring compliance with internal controls and cash management policies.
Strong customer service skills are required for this position. A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration and/or 5+ years progressively responsible work related experience with preference given for individuals with public or private audit related experience. Submit a cover letter, resume, names, addresses, and phone numbers of three professional references electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The position will be open until filled, with preference given to those applying by Wednesday, November 30th.