Senior Staff Accountant

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
28 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
25 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 5170/J2717

Job Description

Prepare financial reports and perform monthly reconciliations relating to restricted account activity for Research Accounting. Primary responsibilities include preparation of Federal Financial Report Form (Form 425) from various federal agencies, drawing down of Federal funds on letter of credit accounts and performing monthly reconciliations of sponsored research expense activity including facility and administrative cost recoveries. Timely and accurately reconcile actual expenditures totaling in excess of $318 million annually. Assist with the preparation of the A133 Schedule of Federal Awards for the A133 audit report, as well as, the schedule of Commonwealth of Massachusetts expenditures for the Uniform Financial Report (UFR) submitted to the Commonwealth annually. Assist Research Accounting management with special projects.

Required Skills

Requires: B.A./B.S., strong communication and analytical skills and three to five years of experience. Masters Degree and/or CPA preferred.

Must submit a cover letter to be considered

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular