Accounting Analyst - Valencia College in Orlando Florida

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Valencia College

Orlando, Florida

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under limited supervision, this position works independently to perform a range of professional accounting and financial analysis duties in connection with the College’s reporting functions. High level analysis over multiple specialized accounts to identify trends and patterns that can be used for current and future financial and program decisions.

Campus Location

District Office Department: Financial ServicesDegree Requirement: Bachelors degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution in Accounting and/or Finance

Essential Job Functions

1. Monitors and analyzes complex general ledger account balances including a wide variety of specialized accounts which may include investments, scholarships, and grants with limited supervision.
2. Evaluates collected data to identify patterns and trends, and brings forth potential issues that may require additional review by program staff and/or management.
3. Assists in developing accounting processes and procedures to maximize efficiency while maintaining compliance with applicable Governmental Accounting Standards, State, and Federal regulations.
4. Designs and tests accounting internal controls to ensure data integrity and adherence to established procedures.
5. Communicates both orally and in writing with faculty and staff regarding financial processes, procedures, variance trends, and other matters as appropriate.
6. Directs and trains financial services staff on a project or assignment basis.
7. Ability to assist in financial analysis in non-traditional areas outside of accounting.


1. Undergraduate degree in Accounting and/or Finance
2. Progressively responsible experience in an educational or similar business office environment.
3. Experience in non-profit accounting considered a plus
4. Excellent skills in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
5. Must be able to perform all of the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

Knowledge Skills Abilities

1. Strong working knowledge of accounting and financial reporting
2. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing with all levels of staff.
3. Ability to analyze information, prepare reports, and make appropriate recommendations.
4. Ability to work as a contributing member of a team, work productively, patiently, and cooperatively with other teams, and external customers.
5. Able to modify work activities in response to new information by innovating and creating new approaches.
6. Ability to work effectively in a diverse community and meet the needs of diverse student populations.


$36,829 - $46,729 per year

Equal Employment and Preference-Eligibility

Valencia College provides equal opportunity for equal opportunity for employment and educational services to all individuals as it relates to admission to the College or to programs, any aid, benefit, or service to students or wages and other terms, conditions or privileges of employment, without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, genetic information and any other factor prohibited under applicable federal, state, and local civil rights laws, rules and regulations.

Valencia College extends preference in employment for eligible veterans in accordance to Florida State Statute 295.07.

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Keyword Phrases

  • Accounting Analyst
  • Inclusive Excellence
  • Learning-Centered
  • Multi-cultural
  • Business and Financial Management
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description