Senior Accounting Specialist
Job Title: Senior Accounting Specialist
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 47986
Department Controller's Office - Cash Management & Banking ServicesEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdfResponsibilities This position serves as a senior member of the Cash Management & Banking Services department of the Controller’s Office. Primary responsibilities include maintaining accurate bank reconciliations, reconciling the Campus Solutions database to the Financials database, serving as backup to the University’s daily cash management function and preparing annual and other University reports.
Other duties include, but are not limited to, processing stop payment requests, check copy requests, researching wire and ACH payments, assisting with the preparation and review of annual financial statement workpapers as assigned. Supporting the Assistant Controller over Cash Management & Banking Services and the Associate Controller over Cash Management, Banking Services & Revenue Accounting on other related processes and projects.Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in accounting and four years of accounting/auditing experience; or a Master’s of Accounting and two years of applicable experience.
Experience compiling, reviewing and reconciling data for accuracy, completeness and compliance.
Proficiency in and the ability to apply Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
*Resume and cover letter must be uploaded with the application.*Preferred CPA preferred.
Experience with financial enterprise resource planning systems (such as PeopleSoft/OMNI or comparable systems).
Experience in reading and writing complex queries in SQL.Pay Plan This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
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