Accountant - Financial Reporting

The University of Miami
Coral Gables, Florida, United States
USD 18.62 - 24.03 per hour
16 Sep 2020
17 Sep 2020
Job role
Experience level
Qualified accountant
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Salary range: $38,750 to $50,000 based on experience

Responsible for timely and accurate preparation of bank reconciliation on a monthly basis, including research and journal entry preparation. Assist with audit requests on bank reconciliations, and other duties/special projects as assigned.


• Prepares monthly bank reconciliations for various University bank accounts
• Analyzes records of financial transactions to determine accuracy and completeness of bank related entries
• Researches and clears open items on bank reconciliations, with follow-through to completion to obtain resolution of open items
• Maintain open communications with all departments of the University to provide guidance and assistance regarding preparation of entries, research, Workday, and Bank of America questions, etc..
• Assists in the University's interim, year-end, and other miscellaneous (program-related) audits
• Maintains supervisor informed on a regular basis about the status of jobs assigned. Supervisor will prioritize jobs assigned as needed.
• Other duties or special projects as assigned


• Proficiency with Microsoft Office products including Excel and Word
• Good coordination/organization skills
• Ability to complete assignments on a timely basis as prioritized by supervisor.
• Ability to work independently, as well as, work well with others to obtain necessary information
• Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to handle stress and work well under pressure
• Commitment to excellent customer service and positive teamwork
• Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information with discretion



Bachelor's degree with major in accounting or related field, preferable. High school diploma with work experience noted below in lieu of bachelor's degree.


Minimum three (3) to five (5) years work experience in accounting including bank reconciliation process.

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

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