Accountant I

This full-time K-State Salina Aviation Department position exists to coordinate day-to-day accounting and academic functions. Duties include processing payment documents and revenue receipts, reviewing account balances, maintaining up-to-date financial data for the department, and assisting with the department Aircraft Transportation Program. This position will also be responsible for processing payroll, maintaining and reconciling department inventory, creating and updating student personal and academic files, and will assist in the development of the departmental budget.

QUALIFICATIONS:

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

One year of experience in professional accounting/auditing work.

Education may be substituted for experience as determined relevant by the agency.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

Education or experience equal to four (4) years or more in accounting.

Experience equal to one (1) year or more in the State Accounts Payable process.

Computer skills with windows environment; knowledge of software programs to include: Financial Information System (FIS), E-Print, E-forms, Student Information System (iSIS), CASHNET, PeopleSoft 9, Office XP (Word & Excel), Email, Internet/World Wide Web; knowledge of GAAP; proofreading, editing, attention to detail and interpreting financial data; critical thinking/problem solving; ability to multi-task; excellent oral and written communication skills; ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with a diverse group of people.

Salary: $17.39 per hour

Job Requisition #: 175441

For information on how to apply, visit:http://www.k-state.edu/hr/employment/vac.html

Position description for this vacancy may be viewed in its entirety by clicking on the requisition number listed.

Closing Date: September 12, 2013 at 5:00 pm

KSU is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Veterans’ Preference Employer.

K-State encourages diversity among its employees.

Background Check Required.