Senior Staff Accountant

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
19 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 4842/G1817

Job Description

Prepare journal entries, coordinate month end closing procedures, expense analysis, financial and ad-hoc reporting, revenue recording and compliance with reporting requirements. Work closely with other members of the General Accounting staff, and with staff in Budget, Student Accounts, Research Accounting, and other areas.

Required Skills

B.A./B.S, Masters Degree preferred. Detail oriented, with strong analytical and organizational skills. Strong knowledge of accounting principles and practices. Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel. Ability to demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills. This position will require learning applicable University, Comptroller's Office, policies, procedures, and practices. Experience with ERP desirable, SAP preferred. Three to five years of related experience. MUST INCLUDE COVER LETTER IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular