Employment Opportunities

Accountant I

Apply now Job No: 498391
Work Type: Staff Full Time (1500 hours or greater)
Location: Dayton, OH
Category: University Staff
Department: Controller - 800500
Pay Grade: B - Exempt
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Position Summary: Reporting to the Assistant Controller the Accountant I will perform moderately complex accounting activities and functions involving fiscal interpretation and analysis, reconciliations, revenue and/or expenditure reporting/accounting, general ledger transactions, journal entries and review of multiple accounts.
Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting plus two years of relevant work experience or combination of education and work related experience
• Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
• Understanding of and ability to apply accounting skills and concepts
• Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with accounting systems and the internet, computer literacy
• Demonstrated proficiency in Google Suite and Microsoft Excel
• Demonstrated communication skills, including the ability to clearly and effectively communicate information to internal and external audiences
• Ability to contribute as part of a project team

Preferred Qualifications:

• Four or more years of relevant work experience
• Experience with higher education fund accounting or other complex not-for-profit entity
• Experience with Ellucian Banner ERP
• Experience with Cognos report writing

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants must be authorized to work in the US on a full time basis.

Please summarize your ability to meet minimum qualifications in your cover letter.

References may be requested later in the interview process.

Closing Statement:

Informed by its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Informed by this commitment, we seek to increase diversity, achieve equitable outcomes, and model inclusion across our campus community. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, we will not discriminate against minorities, women, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity.


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