Financial Services Specialist I - Accounting Manager

Company Name:
George Mason University
# Web Announcement
Accounting Manager
The Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP), a national writers' organization affiliated with George Mason University, seeks a detail-oriented Accounting Manager to manage books, enter deposits, manage payables, and coordinate AWP's various accounts with the university.
Duties also include reconciling accounts on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis; playing a lead role in the organization's annual audit; and issuing financial reports to AWP's management, staff, and Board of Trustees.
One week of travel is required per year to AWP's annual conference. The qualified applicant should have experience in bookkeeping, preferably in the nonprofit environment.
$45,000-$55,000; commensurate with experience. Also provided: a flexible schedule, friendly atmosphere, and fantastic benefits including tuition remission from Mason.
# Special Instructions to Applicants
For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number 01293z at by January 9, 2015 ; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
# Mason Ad Statement
Great Careers Begin at Mason!
George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top _U.S. News and World Report_ "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.
Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in 198 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at /!
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Department: Association of Writers & Writing Programs
Alternate Department Description: AWP
Criminal Background Check: No Check Required, Standard Background Check
Restricted Position?: No, is eligible for layoff or severance benefits.
Job Category: Classified Staff
Role (State) Job Title: Financial Services Specialist I - Accounting Manager
Working Title: Accounting Manager
Job Type: Full-Time
Position Number: 01293z
Recruit Number: Staff - 6957
Working Hours: 9-5:30
Location: Fairfax
Pay Band: Payband 4
Salary: $45,000-$55,000; commensurate with experience.
Posting Date: 12/12/2014
Job Close Date: 01/09/2015
Open Until Filled?: Yes
Telework Friendly?: No
Equity Statement: George Mason University is an equal opportunity employer encouraging diversity.

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