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Accountant

Posting Details

Position Information

Title Accountant
Location Touro NY
Department Finance Office
Position Number 1P9245
Job Description

The Accountant will perform duties to assist with account analysis and reconciliation, preparation of journal entries, month-end close and financial reporting, This position is responsible for investigating account variances and following up with respective operational personnel to resolve discrepancies.

Job Duties

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

• Investment Accounting & Reporting – maintaining and updating various Excel spreadsheets, calculating and entering purchases, sales, dividends and interest. The process includes review of monthly investment statements for proper coding prior to posting to the general ledger.

• Accounting & Reporting for all Finance department processes including Bank Reconciliations, Fixed Assets, Leases, Government receivables as needed and assigned.

• Notes payable processing – maintaining and updating monthly notes payable reports and ensuring that principal and interest are properly

• Special projects as needed.

Required Qualifications

Education, Preparation, and Training
• Accounting Degree or equivalent
• 2 – 5 years of experience in general accounting functions
Skills
• Oral and written communication skills
• Ability to act and operate independently
• PC Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook; PowerPoint
• Must able to multi-task and prioritize work

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands

• Sitting for long periods of time
• Extensive Use of Computers
• Able to lift up to 5 lbs.

Special Conditions for Eligibility
EEO Statement

Touro College and University System is committed to providing all persons equal opportunity in education and employment, and to ensuring a safe and non-discriminatory educational and work environment in compliance with Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Violence Against Women Act (“VAWA”), the New York State Education Law, and other applicable laws. It is the policy of the College to prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment and in the administration of College programs, services, activities, and admissions on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

FLSA Exempt
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Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00107P
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts