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Staff Accountant

Company: SUNY Morrisville
Location: Morrisville
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Staff AccountantCategory:Administrative and Professional StaffSubscribe:Department:Business OfficeLocations:Morrisville, NYPosted:Jun 17, 2022Closes:Open Until FilledType:Full-timePosition ID:149170ShareAbout SUNY Morrisville:SUNY Morrisville, a college that leverages the expansive resources of the State University of New York, is a model of innovative applied education. Located in the center of New York State, the college offers students hands-on, experiential learning in modern classrooms and specialized facilities, many of which are rare or one-of-a-kind in higher education. Morrisville's 3,000 students - who come from diverse backgrounds across the state and around the world - choose from more than 80 associate and bachelor degree programs that embrace agriculture, technology, business, social sciences, including Psychology, Criminal Justice, and the liberal arts. An internship program that prepares students for success in the 21st-century workplace ranks among the top ten in the nation. At Morrisville, motivated students work alongside talented faculty members - many with field experience - to imagine, build, and test practical, sustainable solutions to some of the fundamental questions confronting a shrinking world with diminishing resources. The Morrisville campus is 30 miles southeast of Syracuse and 30 miles southwest of Utica; it is a half-hour drive from the New York State Thruway with easy access to Albany (two hours), Rochester (two hours), Buffalo (three hours) and New York City (four hours).The Norwich Campus of SUNY Morrisville has been serving the Norwich community and the surrounding areas for more than 46 years, offering students associate degree options such as Criminal Justice, Computer Information Technology, and Nursing. The campus is also used by businesses, not-for-profits and community partners for training, events and videoconferencing.The Syracuse Educational Opportunity Center (EOC), administered by SUNY Morrisville, provides the urban community of Syracuse with innovative academic programs leading to higher education as well as vocational training programs leading to gainful employment and economic self-sufficiency.Recognizing the importance of diversity in assuring the success of students and graduates in an increasingly global environment, SUNY Morrisville is committed to equity and inclusion in all aspects of hiring and employment.Job Description:Campus Title: Staff AccountantBudget Title: Senior Staff AssistantUnit: Business OfficeProfessional Rank and Salary Range: SL3 - beginning at $50,000; increasing based on experience, excellent benefit packageDuration: 12 months/ work schedule Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Brief Description of Duties: SUNY Morrisville seeks a dynamic, forward-thinking, and engaging Staff Accountant to join the finance and administration team. The Staff Accountant will work collaboratively in a team environment with Purchasing, Accounting, Budget and will be an integral part of the team. Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to:+ Responsibility for revenue accounting tasks such as journal entries, cash and account reconciliations, bank reconciliations, month-end and year-end closing, monthly & quarterly reporting, monitoring accounts, and research errors.+ Review A/P Vouchers for accuracy, duplications and discounts taken.+ Monitor expenditures including reconciling credit cards and reviewing submitted documents for completeness; review and approve purchase requisitions.+ Assist with the college budget process to include data collection and analysis.+ Maintain spreadsheets, charts, graphs, and work to automate accounting, budgeting, and purchasing processes.+ Work collaboratively with various campus departments and administrators.+ Serve on local and SUNY Committees, participate in meetings/webinars and teleconferencingRequirements:Minimum Qualifications+ Bachelor degree in Accounting or a related field+ Two years of work experience+ Technical expertise in business management tools including MS excel+ Must have excellent problem resolution and customer service skills+ Must be highly motivated with the flexibility to work on several projects concurrently, changing directions as required.+ Experience working with confidential matters+ Strong written, verbal, and presentation skillAdditional Information:SUNY Morrisville is committed to creating a vibrant community enriched by diverse perspectives, talents and experiences, and prohibits discrimination in employment based on gender, race, ethnicity, nationality, physical capability, age, creed, sexual identity, veteran status, and economic means. We encourage applications from candidates who share this commitment and will contribute to the diversity of our college community, especially members of historically under-represented groups. AA/EEO/ADAIn accordance with the "Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act" institutions of higher education are required to prepare an annual report containing information on campus security policies and campus statistics. This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on-campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by SUNY Morrisville; and on property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning sexual assault, and other matters. You can obtain a printed copy of this report by contacting SUNY Morrisville University Police at (315) 684-6410, Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities at (315) 684-6070, Office of Human Resources at (315) 684-6038 and or by accessing the following web site to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email atinfo@goer.ny.govApplication Instructions:Application Deadline: Although applications will be accepted until the position is filled, candidates should submit their application by as soon as possible, to assure optimal consideration.Application Procedure:Application materials are required to be submitted on-line at ( Please provide Cover Letter, Resume, and at least three employment references (we will not contact references without prior permission)

Keywords: SUNY Morrisville, Syracuse , Staff Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Morrisville, New York

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