Accounting Analyst

DESCRIPTION:

Tusculum University is currently seeking applicants for a part-time Accounting Analyst.  This position will report to the CFO and is responsible for performing a variety of specialized and complex record-keeping duties associated with the processing, audit, and analysis of accounting transactions. The ideal candidate will be able to prepare financial reports including ad-hoc reports needed for operational and strategic decision-making,  analyze financial activities, and research audit requests.

The position will remain open until filled.

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field; accounting preferred.
  • Five (or more) years of relevant professional accounting experience.
  • Ability to perform standard accounting procedures
  • Strong reconciliations, problem-solving, and analytical skills
  • Attention to detail, computer literacy, excellent customer service, and organizational skills
  • Experience in higher education preferred.

Tusculum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, participates in E-Verify, and observes the guidelines as a Tennessee Drug-Free Workplace employer. Applicants will be required to submit to substance abuse testing at a laboratory chosen by Tusculum University. This position is subject to the results of pre-employment testing and a background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable), and credit history check (if applicable). If hired, the candidate will be required to submit proof of eligibility to work in the United States. All applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

HOW TO APPLY:
Only online applications will be accepted. Send a cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, the names & contact information of 3-5 references, and Tusculum University application (This form can be located at the top of the web page https://www3.tusculum.edu/hr/employment-opportunities) electronically to turesume@tusculum.edu Attn: Analyst