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The Senior Accountant reports to the Associate Controller, works closely with other Business Office Staff along with the Campus Community to insure that transactions are recorded properly, timely and accurately. Areas of responsibility include grants and cash reporting.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting plus two years experience in the accounting field. Additional experience in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree in accounting degree may be considered. Experience in a complex not for profit environment desired. Public accounting experience a plus. Proficiency with spreadsheet applications and desktop software required. Familiarity with Datatel software and processing a plus.
Candidate should exhibit strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills, a strong customer service orientation and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships among many different campus constituencies. Proven ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines. Candidate must possess a positive attitude, be team oriented, quality driven and of the highest integrity.
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Interested applicants should send a resume, letter of interest and contact information for three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Hamilton College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer and encourages diversity in all areas of the campus community.Posted 03/21/2014