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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Accountant III
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Job Description

Job Purpose: Verify and post a variety of financial transactions in accordance with accounting principles and Institute policy. Compile and analyze financial data, often complex in structure, and generate related schedules and reports. May provide guidance and work direction to other accounting personnel.

Major Responsibilities:

* Compile and verify the accuracy and validity of complex accounting transaction, often requiring in-depth analysis and resolution.
* Prepare reconciliations of a variety financial data.
* Post and or review posting of transactions to appropriate accounts.
* Prepare and review financial schedules and reports.
* Maintain financial records.
* May prepare budget revisions.
* May provide explanations and/or work direction to other accountants and clerical personnel regarding more complex assignments.
* Perform other related duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

* Education: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, Finance, or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience
* Work Experience: Three years job related experience.
* Certifications: N/A
* Skills: This job requires application of advanced accounting principles and practices as they relate to recording and reporting financial transactions and related data within university business units. Analytical and problem solving skills are needed as is advanced use of business and accounting related computer applications.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Preferred Education: N/A
* Preferred Work Experience: N/A
* Preferred Certifications: N/A
* Preferred Skills: N/A

Additional Information: Successful candidate must be able to pass a background check which will include a credit check. Please visit http://www.policylibrary.gatech.edu/pre-employment-screening to obtain GT's background and credit policy.

Impact & Influence: This position will interact on a consistent basis with: co workers and other campus financial personnel. This position typically will advise and counsel: other accounting personnel. This position will supervise: N/A

Georgia Tech Athletics has an exciting opportunity for an Accountant III. This position supports the Georgia Tech Athletics Business Office with oversight in the areas of finance and accounting.

Our NCAA Division I intercollegiate athletics program is one steeped in history and success, while embracing strategic innovation. Tech fans are passionate about their support of their beloved Yellow Jackets and cherish the many traditions involved with the program. The Georgia Tech Athletic Association sponsors varsity intercollegiate athletics competition in 17 sports for the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Located in Atlanta, Georgia, the Georgia Institute of Technology is a leading research university committed to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology. There is no doubt that Georgia Tech stands out as a distinctively different kind of university, one that is eagerly encouraging and developing the revolutionary technologies of the 21st century. Equipped with the extremely rich resources of an outstanding student body and faculty; strong partnerships with business, industry, and government; and support from alumni and friends, Georgia Tech is designing a future of global preeminence, leadership, and service.