Accountant I
Job Opportunity at Georgia Southern University

Posted on Aug 3


Location: Statesboro, GA
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4165126

Accountant I
Georgia Southern University

Requisition Number: STA002107

Department: 3900340201-Financial Accounting, Office

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Summary:
Office of Financial Accounting. The Accountant assists with overall Accounting and Financial Reporting operations, managing internal controls to mitigate risk and ensuring the official financial records of the University are current and accurate.

Essential Functions

  • Ensures the official financial records of the University are current and accurate.
  • Safeguards University assets and manages internal controls to minimize risks of financial loss.
  • Develops and maintains reporting tools and guidelines to provide superior financial information which supports the University's mission, strategic management initiatives, and leadership vision.
  • Participates in the preparation, review, and analysis of applicable Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB), Georgia Budgetary Law, and the University System of Georgia policies and procedures.

    Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

    Minimum Education Required:
    Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting

    Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?: No

    Minimum Experience Required:

    Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?: No

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
    Effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases; legally authorized to work in the United States; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.

    Preferred Education:

    Preferred Experience::
    Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, practices and reporting guidelines

    Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

    Job Open Date: 07/27/2018

    Job Closing Date: 8/17/2018

    Special Instructions Summary:

    To apply, visit: https://employment.georgiasouthern.edu/postings/49876

    Georgia Southern University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals in need of reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources: (912) 478-5468 or HR-TDD: (912) 478-0791.

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