Mississippi Valley State University

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June 06, 2013

Senior Accountant-Bursar




Business and Finance



Senior Accountant - Bursar




Full Time




Commensurate with experience and qualifications



Position Available:

August 1, 2013


Job Description:


Monitors/supervises activities that relate to cashiering, bank reconciliation and investment portfolio management including evaluating and recommending the need for procurement of funds and investment of surplus; manages the notes of indebtedness;  reviews daily cash audit reports prepared at cashier station and audits departmental petty cash; performs complex payroll analysis, general ledger and account reconciliation; prepares quarterly federal tax report and monthly state sales tax report;  monitors general ledger transactions and prepares monthly journal entries;  assists in the preparation of GASB financial statements and other financial reports/statements in accordance with GAAP; assists with internal and external audits.  


Qualifications Required:

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or other business-related field with 5 years of accounting experience; must have thorough knowledge of accounting principles; must have strong leadership skills, good organizational and analytical skills, and must have excellent written, verbal communication skills;  experience using SCT-Banner Finance Module and Microsoft Excel is also required


Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled


Application Procedure:

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:

Mississippi Valley State University

Office of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Highway 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941



Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer