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Accountant 2 - Business Office (Search Extended)

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Work Type: Administrative
Location: Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Categories: Business and Financial Services

Job Title

Accountant 2 - Business Office (Search Extended)

Department

Business Office

Salary

$44,492 - $55,392; commensurate with experience

Job Summary/Basic Function

Serve as direct report to the Assistant Director of Financial Services. Responsible for the accurate financial reporting of > $542 million in capital assets. Includes maintaining reconciliations of the Capitalization Fund and Fixed Asset subsidiary ledger; reviewing expenditures recorded in Banner for appropriateness; reclassifying transaction to proper classifications; maintaining LeaseQuery system for assets in accordance with GASB 87 & GASB 96; and reconciling Banner Finance and LeaseQuery systems. Additional responsibilities include oversight of rental property financial activities, endowment fund reporting, and other related tasks and special projects as assigned.

Required Education

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

Required Related Experience

Four (4) years of full-time experience in a progressively responsible accounting position. NOTE: Master’s degree in Accounting or CPA license with less than four years accounting experience may be considered.

Desirable Related Experience

Prior work experience in a higher education setting preferred.

Desirable License/Registration/Certification

CPA preferred; but not required

Documents Needed to Apply

Cover Letter & CV/Resume Required

MTSU offers a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to the following:  

  • Vacation and Sick Leave  
  • 13 paid University holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Optional 401K and 403B Deferred Compensation Plans
  • Educational benefits for the employee and their spouse and dependents
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MTSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that values diversity in all its forms. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Proof of U.S. citizenship or eligibility for U.S. employment will be required prior to employment (Immigration Control Act of 1986). Clery Act crime statistics for MTSU are available at http://www.mtsu.edu/police/docs/2021AnnualSecurityReport.pdf or by contacting MTSU Public Safety at (615) 898-2424.

MTSU is a Tobacco & Drug-Free campus.

This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you may be required to provide information about your criminal history in order to be considered for this position.

For individuals requiring a reasonable accommodation to apply: In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with MTSU, please call 615-898-2929 or email emp@mtsu.edu.

Application Review Date: June 3, 2022

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