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Dallas County Community College District

Job Title: Accountant
Job Location: Dallas , TX
United States
Status: Full-Time
Job Category: Other Administrative Positions
Application Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Date Posted: 2018-05-07
Industry: Academic/Education

Job Description

Dallas County Community College District

Job no: 496735
Work type: Full-time
Location: Eastfield

Job Title Code

Salary Level

Salary Range (Full-Time)

$4,416.67 mo.- $5,079.17 mo. (dependent on experience and other considerations)
Hourly Rate (Part-Time)

$25.48 per hour


Position Type

Position Summary

Performs a variety of complex accounting tasks which involve preparing or supervising the preparation of financial analysis, budget management, general ledger reconciliations, journal entries, statements, records, documents, and reports.

Job Requirements

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and procedures affecting the maintenance of accounting records and of automated accounting systems.   Solid understanding of accounting and financial reporting and practices.  Knowledge of district policies/procedures and applicable local, state, and federal regulations.  Prepares statements and reports related to assigned area of responsibility.  Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.  Ability to implement solutions for improvements that align with the day-to-day business needs.  Establish and maintain working relationships with a diverse, multicultural district-wide network and external constituents to ensure financial records are accurate and deadlines are met.  Review incoming journal entries or other transactions documents for availability of funds, accuracy, completeness and compliance with pertinent district or sponsor regulations.  Must be detailed oriented with a high degree of accuracy when analyzing and interpreting accounting and financial data; preparing financial reports and statements; and detecting discrepancies in financial and accounting records.   Prepares financial reports and/or maintains record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability or other financial activities within the district.  Ability to produce analysis and reports utilizing standard Microsoft spreadsheet and communication software.  Strong analytical and organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple assignments and deadlines.  Must have strong oral and written communication skills and provide excellent customer service to a diverse district population. .

Physical Requirements

Normal physical job functions performed within a standard office environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with physical challenges to perform the essential duties and responsibilities.

Minimum Knowledge and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or higher plus three (3) years of work related experience. Official transcripts are required. *** Will be subject to a criminal background check.  Some positions may be subject to a fingerprint check. ***

Information and Application Process Instructions

To Apply Visit:http://opportunities.dcccd.edu/cw/en-us/listing/

The seven independently accredited colleges of the Dallas County Community College District are part of an equal opportunity system that provides education and employment opportunities without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Dallas County Community College District complies with the Americans with Disabilities and Veterans Act. If you require special accommodations in order to apply for a position, please contact Cynthia Brown, District Human Resources Office, at 214-378-1501.

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Applicants with dual-career considerations can find university jobs such as professor jobs, dean jobs, chair / department head jobs, and other faculty jobs and employment opportunities within the Dallas County Community College District and at other institutions of higher education in the region on www.AcademicCareers.com

To obtain more information or to submit your resume you can contact Human Resources Department as shown below. If you apply for this position, please say you saw it first on www.AcademicCareers.com. Thank you.

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