Account Technician III
Job Location Normal, Il 61790
Posting date 05-16-2018
The Department of Event Management, Dining, and Hospitality is one of 12 departments within the Division of Student Affairs. It provides the campus community and guests with high-quality, efficient, and innovative event services and dining options in a variety of settings dedicated to accentuating and enhancing the campus experience in a diverse community.
This position plays an integral role in EMDH by contributing to the fiscal management of the department through a variety of accounting tasks such as processing data, monitoring and reconciling accounts, and maintaining financial records.
Whether it's to find a place to study, gather with friends, enjoy a bite to eat, or plan a large event, the Department of Event Management, Dining, and Hospitality takes great pride in providing welcoming and inclusive spaces, high-quality food services, and experienced and professional staff who care about making every experience individualized and extraordinary. It is our philosophy to recruit, inspire, and retain talented team members and promote wellness and foster their development. It is our goal to promote a more fully diverse and inclusive campus community.
1. Any one or any combination of the following types of preparation:
(a) Two (2) years of work experience performing duties comparable to the next lower level of this series; OR
(b) Nine (9) semester hours of college coursework in accounting (verify with transcript); OR
(c) Ninety (90) semester hours of college coursework in any curriculum (verify with transcript).
2. Two (2) years of work experience performing duties comparable to those of the Account Technician II
3. If this position is Security Sensitive or if you are subject to a criminal background investigation based on University policy, then employment is contingent upon you passing a satisfactory criminal background investigation. You may not begin work until the criminal background investigation results have been received and cleared by Human Resources.
1. Knowledge of basic accounting principles, methods and terminology.
2. Extensive knowledge of bookkeeping procedures including databases, spreadsheets and word processing.
3. Ability to work quickly and accurately with cash and figures.
4. High level of proficiency in using Excel spreadsheets.
5. Demonstrated ability to use independent judgments and initiative.
6. Accuracy, dependability, and clear written and spoken communication skills are essential.
Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Females, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.