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Loyola University Maryland - Baltimore, MD
Baltimore, MD 21210
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Loyola University Maryland has an opening for an Accountant within the Controller's Office.

The Accountant will provide timely, accurate and efficient processing of the daily financial accounting operations of the University, including preparing journal entries, reconciling accounts for monthly general ledger close and identifying and implementing recommendations to elevate level of services provided to internal and external customers to improve operating efficiency and effectiveness.

Essential Functions:
Run daily bank reports and record daily cash activity to the general ledger. Report transactions related to student receivables, grants and advancement activity to each department on a daily basis. Ensure that proper support for transactions is received and that journal entries are correctly coded for accounting purposes. Process expense transfers, budget transfers and expense allocations through journal entries and uploads. Ensure that expenses are properly classified in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

Reconcile specific general ledger accounts; prepare monthly reconciliations and rollforwards. Process general ledger entries for reconciling items. Actively participate in the month-end close process. Review and verify the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records. Review expenses for capitalization under the University's fixed asset policy.

For more information and to apply online please visit: https://careers.loyola.edu/

Bachelor's degree Accounting, Business or related field.
3 to 5 years of related work experience.

Experience in public accounting and higher education or other not-for-profit organization strongly preferred. Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). Knowledge of statutory accounting principles. Intermediate to advanced knowledge of major accounting software packages for both general ledger and statutory accounting. Working knowledge of internal controls, general ledger, and financial statements. Detail-oriented with strong analytical and accounting skills.

Intermediate to advanced experience with Microsoft Office applications, principally Excel and Word.

Demonstrated evidence of building collegiate relationships and leading effective work groups; exceptional interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills; commitment to support the University's mission and values and work collaboratively with all University constituents. Must be able to support the University's goals for institutional diversity, as well as the goals and values of a Catholic, Jesuit education.

Ability to work independently and as part of a team and take on new tasks with varying degrees of difficulty. Must be able to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline driven environment.


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Posted: 2021-08-27 Expires: 2021-09-28

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