Sr. Accountant

University of Miami

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Sr. Accountant Department Specific Functions

•    Performs accounting functions as assigned including, but not limited to student account receivables and loan receivables reconciliations, the student cash clearing account and works with the Controller’s Office to ensure the bank entries are in balance and address any outstanding items. 
•    Provides data assistance to external university departments for student receivables, loan receivables, cashiering and other student system related transactions.
•    Maintains audit schedules log for the annual and interim audit as requested by the external/internal auditors. 
•    Provides accounting services for other departments in the University, i.e. Controllers’ Office, Auxiliary Services, Parking Division, Financial Aid, Central Budget Office, Collections Department, Cashiering, Office of Student Account Services, as needed. 
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field. 

Certification and Licensing:

Minimum 4 years of relevant experience. Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience, and/or certifications may be considered.

Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:
•    Knowledge of generally accepted accounting procedures and principles.
•    Knowledge of budget control methods, policies, and procedures.
•    Ability to prepare financial and accounting records.
•    Ability to analyze, consolidate, and interpret accounting data.
•    Ability to compile, organize, interpret, and communicate accounting data and results concisely.
•    Ability to manage a budget and work within the constraints of that budget.
•    Ability to multi-task and work to meet deadlines upon request. Ability to analyze and develop reports.

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