Accountant II (496619)

  • Stanislaus
  • Turlock, California
  • Jun 01, 2020
Full Time Accounting and Finance

Job Description

Description:
Under minimal supervision of the Auxiliary Accounting Manager, this position applies principles of accounting to analyze financial information, interprets new and existing federal and state regulations; performs complex professional and technical accounting functions for the University and its related entities; reconciles accounting records, meets required deadlines, creates financial reports to meet operational needs; provides consultative services to supervisors in resolving accounting problems and other financial duties as listed. This position is a journey level professional accountant performing a full range of accounting skills while applying policies, governmental accounting standards and generally accepted accounting principles and practices to university and auxiliary financial activities.

Minimum Qualifications:
Education: Equivalent to a bachelor's degree with a major in accounting, business administration finance or a closely related field OR a combination of education and additional experience which provides the required knowledge and abilities.
Experience: Equivalent to two years of progressively responsible professional accounting experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience/working knowledge of governmental and/or non-profit accounting methods and related laws, rules and regulations.
• Experience with PeopleSoft, Query and databases or similar software systems. Ability to prepare ad-hoc financial reports using database query tools.
• Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel.
• Experience with higher education and its related auxiliary organizations.
• Experience and ability to monitor the day to day financial activities in an accounting system of an auxiliary operation or a major segment of the University accounting system.
• Ability to identify actual or potential problems and recommend corrective or preventative action.
• Ability to assure the proper recording and documentation of financial transactions.
• Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple ongoing projects.
• Ability and experience to monitor the day to day financial activities in an accounting system of an auxiliary operation or a major segment of the University accounting system.
• Ability to generate, analyze and interpret accounting data, financial statements, reports and records and make financial and budget projections.
• Ability to comply with CSU policies and procedures.

Salary Range:
$4,161 - $8,030 per month plus excellent paid benefits. (Anticipated salary will be $4,161 - $4,993 per month, depending on the qualifications of the successful finalist.)

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Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Job Address

Turlock, California 95382 United States View Map