Staff Accountant

Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Date Posted April 05, 2021
Industry Accounting
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Not Specified


Job details

$39,380 - $50,125 a year
Job Type

Full Job Description

Job Title:
Staff Accountant

Texas Township Campus

Full Time

Pay Rate:
Salary range $39,380 - $50,125. Salary placement is determined upon education and relevant years of experience beyond the minimum requirements of the position.

Position Type:


Job Summary:

KVCC is seeking a Staff Accountant to provide direct accounting support to the Controller. This individual will perform account analysis and reconciliation of Accounting ERP/Ellucian Banner records, bank records and other financial records. This role is also responsible for the following:

  • Preparing and reviewing accounting entries related to various daily, monthly, quarterly, and annual activity for the college as well as other affiliate organizations.
  • Preparing or assisting in preparation of various financial forms and reports, e.g., escheats, trial balances, and quarterly invoices.
  • Preparing audit work papers.
  • Performing other related duties as assigned.

Skills and Knowledge:
Skill in analyzing data.
Skill in preparing reports and financial documents.
Skill in reconciling financial records.
Knowledge of acceptable accounting principles and practices.
Knowledge of accounting policies and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications:

Appropriate education, training, experience, and talents are required. For example, a Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or a related field and one year of related experience.

Preferred Qualifications and Experience:

Physical Demands:


Work Hours:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. May have to work additional hours during audit season.

Posting Date

Closing Date:

Special Instructions to Applicants:

EEO Statement

As an employer, KVCC encourages, welcomes, and fosters differences because we believe that diversity makes us great. Diversity extends beyond race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, and disability, and encompasses people of all abilities, identities, circumstances, and characteristics. All qualified applicants will be given equal opportunity and consideration for employment; please consider joining us as we continue to enrich lives by teaching and serving our community with excellence. Prior to a job offer, candidates will be required to complete a criminal record background check. For some positions, a credit history investigation will also be required. Information gathered will be used for job-related purposes to the extent permitted by applicable law and will not result in an automatic disqualification from an employment opportunity.

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