Morehouse School Of Medicine Accountant II in Atlanta, Georgia

Position Information

Posting Number NONAC1058

Job Title Accountant II

Position Title Accountant II

Position Type

Pay Rate

Department Office of The Controller

Position Summary

Positions in this job family support budget and financial functions. Responsibilities include performing work related to accounting, budgeting, reconciliation, contract and grants management, and general fiscal assistance at the centralized administration, department, program, or other organizational unit level.

Performs routine and complex accounting activities requiring knowledge of financial systems, independent judgment and ability to respond accordingly.

•Oversees activity on various accounts. •Assists with audits. •Conceptualizes projects and follows through. •Provides direction to less experienced staff concerning accounting issues.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or related field from a regionally accredited college or university. Experience: Minimum of 2-4 years of related experience.

•Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). •Knowledge of and ability to interpret and apply related federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations.
•Knowledge of and ability to interpret and apply related institutional policies, procedures, principles, and practices. •Knowledge of electronic data processing as it applies to fiscal and accounting activities.
•Knowledge of applicable computer applications and basic computer functions. •Ability to review financial data for accuracy, completeness, and compliance. •Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.

Preferred Qualifications

Posting Date 07/17/2017

Closing Date 07/24/2017

Open Until Filled No

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