Senior Staff Accountant

Recruiter
Catholic Theological Union
Location
Chicago
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
11 Oct 2019
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time

Catholic Theological Union (CTU) is a non–profit graduate school of theology and ministry located in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago. We are searching for a qualified and experienced Senior Staff Accountant. The Senior Staff Accountant, along with two other staff members, will assist and support the Controller in overseeing the Business Office of the institution. This position will ensure the efficient processing of accounting data so that the books and records of CTU are accurate and prepared on a timely basis. This position has primary responsibility for the month–end closing process, payroll, investment earnings calculations and other general accounting functions. This position will provide audit support and serve as a back–up for accounts payable and student inquiries.


Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance, CPA is considered a plus. Experience with automated accounting systems and experience with accounting system implementation and integration is considered a plus.