Accounting Technician

San Jose State University
San Jose, California
Mar 14, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Title:  Accounting Technician

Job ID: 24493

Full/Part Time: Full - Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Job Code: 1730, Range 1

Department: CIES Financial Operations


About the Position

Reporting to the Director of Operations and Finance and taking work lead direction from the College Resource Analyst, the Accounting Technician will provide office support in general accounting duties for the college; verify, reconcile, analyze, and summarize data based on knowledge of accounting practices and established university /departmental policies and financial systems. Working independently under general supervision, the incumbent will work closely with other University departments (e.g. Procurement, Accounts Payable) to process requisitions, pay vouchers, travel expense claims, employee reimbursements; identify and follow-up on billing, invoice/payment issues. The incumbent will perform accounting duties related to running system generated reports; exporting, updating and maintaining spreadsheets; preparing ad hoc reports using spreadsheet functions and mathematical calculations; account reconciliation; file and record maintenance and communicating established university policies and procedures to stakeholders and referring them to the appropriate staff member when more extensive interpretation is required. 


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Equal Employment Statement:

SJSU is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer.  We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability.


It is the policy of SJSU to provide reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities who self disclose.