Treasury Accountant

The Treasury Accountant conducts day-to-day treasury functions and supports all areas of the University to correctly process and report cash flow. The individual in this role will develop a detailed understanding of revenue generating processes, including student invoicing, financial aid processing, development activities and sponsored program and federal fund grants. A thorough understanding of the chart of accounts and the ability to connect business processes to accounting practices are critical in this role. As a member of a small, cross-functional team, this position will be instrumental in contributing to changes in policies and procedures that improve efficiency and remain consistent with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), the directives of the National Association of Colleges and University Business Officers (NACUBO) Financial Accounting and Reporting Manual for Higher Education, and the University’s Board of Trustees policies and procedures.

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or other related field and one to two years of progressively responsible experience in general account or account/finance/budget management. Experience in not-for-profit accounting is preferred. Additionally, a thorough understanding of accounting principles and one to two years of experience with Ellucian Colleague or other enterprise business system and Microsoft Office products is required. Candidates must show evidence of strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and strong verbal and written communication skills. Successful candidate will possess an ability to analyze requirements and complete assigned tasks in required time frame.

Interested candidates should send a letter of application referencing job #TACC93  with current email address, resume, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references to: Shirley A. Baugh, Director of Human Resources, hr@mckendree.edu EEO/ADA/Vet/Disabled Employer.