Baylor University - Staff Senior Accountant of Accounts Payable in Waco, Texas
The purpose of this position is to execute all Accounts Payable duties in a timely and accurate manner. This position will also provide guidance to University departments regarding payment methods, expense reports, vouchers, required documentation, & IRS & Federal vendor reporting guidelines.
Other Required Qualifications
Strong accounting/auditing skills and experience, including analytical skills and attention to detail with accuracy.
Ability to coordinate with multiple levels within organization
Organize work to meet timetables and deadlines (performance under pressure)
Work independently with minimal supervision; and coordinate a variety of activities.
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality. -Ability to operate personal computers, on-line computing systems, and other general office equipment.
Effective communication skills, oral and written, using correct English grammar, spelling and punctuation
Ability to interact in difficult situations requiring tact and diplomacy with a diverse population.
Other Preferred Qualifications
- Non profit, university, or other college experience
Working at Baylor is so much more than simply having a job! As part of the Baylor family, employees not only receive a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical and dental insurance, generous time off, and fantastic automatic retirement contributions, they also get to experience Baylor.
Experience the culture of working for an institution consistently ranked as a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education
Experience a mission driven organization based on a strong Christian commitment (www.baylor.edu/about)
Experience Baylor academics with outstanding tuition remission for eligible staff and qualified dependents
Experience our beautiful campus with access to libraries, museums, and recreational facilities such as our fitness center, athletic courts, an indoor swimming pool, and the Baylor marina to name a few
Experience our great dining facilities and enjoy an employee discount
Experience Baylor athletics with reduced admission or free access to athletic events
Experience Baylor through many more wonderful events and programs that take place on campus each year
Conveniently located in Waco, Texas, Baylor University is approximately 90 miles from both the Dallas-Fort Worth and Austin areas. To learn more about life in Waco, visit http://wacochamber.com/community/about-waco.
Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.
Job Title: Senior Accountant of Accounts Payable
Position Type: Professional
Required Education: Bachelor's
Field of Study: Accounting or FinanceCPA or other related Certification
Required Experience: 3 years of relevant work
Preferred Education: Master's
Preferred Field of Study: CPA or other related Certification
Preferred Experience: 5 years of relevant work
Part time/Full time: Full Time
Avg Hours per Week: 40
Work Hours: Business hours; 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m, Monday through Friday
Vacancy Number: S032495
Open Date: 10/10/2016
Open Until Filled: Yes