Accountant III Receivables

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Classification TitlePosition CategoryWorking TitleAccountant III ReceivablesJob Summary

Savannah State University seeks qualified applicants for Accountant III Receivables. This position performs high level accounting operations; including analysis and reporting; primarily involving general ledger journal entries, accounts receivable, and high-level accounting analysis. The Accountant III Receivables demonstrates strong communication, analytical, technical, and problem-solving skills; with advanced computer skills performing accounting processes in advanced general ledger and subsidiary systems (PeopleSoft & Banner); and proficiency in the use of Excel. May be directed to perform job related tasks other than those specifically delineated in this description. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience; competitive benefits program.

Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is required; an advanced degree is desired. Must have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a complex accounting environment, Governmental accounting is desired. Requires strong analytical and technical skills. the ability to work independently with professional communication skills to work with employees of the University and external parties. Background and/or credit check may be required.

Preferred QualificationsSpecial Information to Applicants

Savannah State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative-Action Institution committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, genetics, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records State.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.
Your application is not considered complete until all required documents have been uploaded to the appropriate section.

Posting NumberS5552014Number of VacanciesDesired Start DatePosition End DateOpen Date06/04/2019Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions Summary

Complete application online; submit current resume, transcript(s), and three letters of reference.

Review of applications will begin immediately upon receipt and continue until filled.

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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    • Inside Higher Ed
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    • Indeed
    • Savannah State University Website
    • Savannah State University Employee
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Applicant DocumentRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Letter of Reference 1
  3. Letter of Reference 2
  4. Letter of Reference 3
  5. Unofficial Transcript 1
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcript 2
  2. Other Document




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Posted: 8/29/2019
Application Due: 7/1/2020
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