Texas Tech University Accountant in Lubbock, Texas

Accountant

Requisition ID 12039BR

Work Location Lubbock

Org Level 1 Texas Tech University

Campus Texas Tech University

Department School of Law

Position Description Performs professional accounting functions according to established procedures, requiring knowledge of complex accounting systems; requires ability to exercise independent judgment and initiative.

Major/Essential Functions

  • Ability to follow instructions and pay close attention to detail.

  • Work within protocols laid out in policy documents.

  • Working knowledge of accounting.

  • Working knowledge of accounts payable process. Responsible for processing and coding of a/p checks.

  • Prepare monthly professorship budget reports.

  • Reconcile general ledger accounts and bank reconciliations.

  • Preparing Deposits and Receipts for Contributions.

  • Work with Financial Aid in awarding scholarships.

  • Assist with board meetings.

Occasional Duties

  • Help with proctoring law school finals.

  • Staffing external events as needed.

  • Staffing the law school Hooding Ceremony.

Required Qualifications Bachelor’s degree with some coursework in accounting; or a combination of education and/or experience to equal four years.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting.

  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics Accounting Software (Great Plains).

  • Experience with Banner and Cognos.

EEO Statement As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Does this position work in a research laboratory? No

Required Attachments Cover Letter

Resume / CV

Job Type Full Time

Pay Basis Hourly

Minimum Hire Rate 14.48

Pay Statement Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Travel Required None

Shift Day

Grant Funded? No

Job Group Clerical/Secretarial

Removal Date 01/10/2018