Job Details
Senior Accountant
Staff
Melbourne

The Florida Institute of Technology is currently searching for a Senior Accountant for the Office of the Controller. This is a full-time position.

Effectively manage client relationships and expectations of deadlines and deliverables
Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual journal vouchers and account reconciliations
Overall knowledge of endowment, long-term debt, and bond accounting
Prepare monthly financial statements in accordance GAAP and FASB
Assist in preparation of annual audits, including Single Audits in accordance with OMB Circular A-133.

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Effectively manage client relationships and expectations of deadlines and deliverables
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual journal vouchers and account reconciliations
  • Assist in preparation of annual audits
  • Prepare balance sheet account reconciliations in a timely manner
  • Back-up month-end duties assigned to other Senior Accountants/Accountants
  • Manage multiple projects with attention to details and deadlines
  • Work cohesively with the accounting team to perform month end closing duties
  • Analyze accounts to determine transactions are recorded appropriately; research and correct any discrepancies
  • Works independently and takes initiative to problem solve for solutions

 

Education/Skills required:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent knowledge obtained through a combination of education, training and experience)
  • Minimum 2–5 years of experience required in area of expertise

* Official transcripts of all collegiate work must be sent directly from the attended institution to the Human Resources Office prior to the first day of employment. All international degrees must have a course-by-course official evaluation and translation sent to the Human Resources Office directly from an evaluation company affiliated with the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES).

Equal Opportunity Employer  Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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