Accountant I - Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland Ohio

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Cuyahoga Community College

Cleveland, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description

Campus or Location

Jerry Sue Thornton Center

Job Responsibilities

• Maintains records, prepares various financial reports, documents, analyses, invoices, and assists with monthly, quarterly and annual closing processes.
• Assists internal and external auditors in their work related to assigned accounts.
• Posts journal entries where indicated.
• Implements policies and procedures for maintaining an accurate reconciliation of receivables and related records, student accounts, third party accounts, and other general ledger accounts.
• Answers student, customer, and other external and internal inquiries concerning account and/or report information.
• Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

• Associates degree in Accounting or Business
• Two years related experience and/or training
• Ability to perform bank reconciliation, bank deposit and petty cash
• Ability to apply common principles of accounting and college level mathematical concepts
• Excellent verbal, written and customer service skills
• Strong analytical skills
• Keyboarding skills
• Basic grammar and math skills
• Standard level skills in word processing (MS Word) and spreadsheet applications (MS Excel)
• Sensitivity to respond appropriately to the needs of a diverse population

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience with Microsoft Excel and Access
• Experience with SCT Banner Systems
• Ability to perform spreadsheet and database calculations
• Experience operating a 10-key adding machine

Work Schedule

Standard college hours: 8:30AM – 5:00PM M-F.

Target Hiring Rate/Salary

Minimum $40,524

Special Note

Full time (1199/SEIU) bargaining unit employees at Cuyahoga Community College will be considered first for this position.

Special Instructions to Applicants

During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement

Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution

Keyword Phrases

  • Student Business Services
  • Accountant I
  • Exemplary Learning and Teaching Community
  • Embrace Diversity
  • Promote Individual Development and Quality of Life
  • Business and Financial Management
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Associate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter