Randstad Financial Associate II in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Financial Associate II
salary:$25 - $35 per hour
date posted:Wednesday, March 14, 2018
job type:Temp to Perm
As part of the team the Financial Associate II is responsible for preparing reconciliations, processing journal entries, and issuing monthly financial reports. Prepares daily bank reconciliations, performing research to resolve discrepancies related to cash, check, and credit card payments. Researches and analyzes credit card chargeback issues with credit card companies and works with the Financial Services group and the MIS department to develop optimal systems to help minimize chargeback issues.
-Preparing reconciliations, processing journal entries, and issuing monthly financial reports.
-Preparing daily bank reconciliations, performing research to resolve discrepancies related to cash, check, and credit card payments.
-Preparing credit vouchers for tuition and other checks received.
-Researching chargebacks and other payment issues.
-Performing ad hoc analysis based on data from General Ledger and other sources.
This is a temp opportunity that could go full time based upon performance. It will pay between $25-$35/ Hour and would be a Monday to Friday Position.
Working hours: Mon-Fri
-Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or similar area preferred.
-Ability to meet deadlines, excellent organizational skills, and strong attention to detail are a must.
-Excellent computer skills including Excel (including pivot tables and VLOOKUPS) and an aptitude for building and maintaining complex workbooks.
-Experience with Harvard financial systems preferred.
-Desire and aptitude to learn complex data query tools required .
-Demonstrated intellectual curiosity about Higher Ed (particularly Continuing Ed) will be a big plus.
-A positive customer service attitude and good communication skills are essential.
-Strong written and oral communication skills required.
-An Associate's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business.
-Five plus ( 5+) years of experience in accounting, reconciliations, and financial analysis. Education beyond an associate's degree may count towards experience. In lieu of an Associate's degree, seven (7) years of experience in Accounting, Finance, or Business is required.
-Computer competency requiring spreadsheet, and database software required.
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