Position Summary:The Junior Staff Accountant is a development position for a newer accounting professional. The position will provide support to the foundational needs of a finance department in a small, liberal arts college. Development opportunities exist to work on increasingly complex accounting practices including the processing and review of financial and budget information and assisting the Controller in the financial oversight of the accounting functions of a college.
Assist with the financial reporting process:
- Journal entries
- Reconciliation of general ledger accounts as assigned
- Month and year end close
- Financial statements
Preparation of monthly reconciliations for all bank accounts.
Manage student accounts including one-on-one student interaction.
Process cash receipts for tuition, room and board, grants, donor gifts and pledges and post to general ledger.
Assist with annual external audit.
Maintenance of accounting and related processes adhering to internal control standards.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in business with emphasis in accounting, finance or related discipline
One year of full-time work experience in the accounting field in a non-profit environment, preferred
Knowledge of and experience working with and adhering to current accounting practices.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications – Excellent EXCEL abilities a plus
Must be detail oriented, accurate and possess the ability to organize, plan and work on different projects simultaneously.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships and communicate well (both verbal and written) with other members of the organization.
Application materials for this position will be accepted until an appointment is made or the position is canceled. There is no relocation available for this position.
To apply, send email to email@example.com. Include the position title in subject line and submit in one attachment in Word or PDF format the following
- A cover letter addressing relevant experience and interest in the position,
- A resume/vitae detailing your work history, relevant experience, and education,
- Three professional references who are familiar with your work and who will speak with Antioch about your capabilities. Provide their contact information including name, association with you, telephone number, and email address.
Your application will not be reviewed unless all application materials are received.
Electronic applications are preferred. Alternatively, you may send the same information by US mail:
Office of Human Resources
One Morgan Place
Yellow Springs, OH 45387
Antioch College is an equal opportunity employer; the College offers employment, advancement opportunities and benefits in a harassment-free environment on the basis of merit, qualifications and competency to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, national origin, handicap, sexual orientation or covered veteran status. Candidates who can contribute to Antioch’s commitment to diversity and its evolving multilingual culture are encouraged to apply.