University of North Texas - Accounting Assistant

Mar 29, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
* This posting is an hourly position and is non-benefits eligible.UNT-International at the University of North Texas is seeking to hire an Accounting Assistant to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to: * Maintains leave records and conducts audits of leave time quarterly. * Completes daily deposits and monthly reconciliations.* Processing IELI student insurance payments. * Maintains retention records and asset control records.* Provide coverage for front office, as needed.* Maintains a front office demeanor including the ability to work effectively with students and staff in person and by telephone. * Successfully works with others from various cultural backgrounds.The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing. The successful candidate will possess an Associate's degree and two years of experience in accounting and/or auditing or any equivalent combination of education, experience, and training which provides the required knowledge, abilities, and skills. The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required: * Working knowledge of accepted accounting practices, legal statutes, and policy and procedure affecting financial record keeping* Knowledge of cost and audit accounting* Ability to work accurately with numerical detail consistently and to perform accounting operations legibly* Ability to analyze, consolidate, and present accounting data in clear concise form