Bethel University

  • Assistant Controller

    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/25/2018 5:16 PM)
    Position Number
    # of Openings
    Business Office
    FLSA Status
    Months per year
    Benefit Eligible
    Benefit Eligible
  • Job Summary

    Manages the accounting and financial reporting functions of the University. Provides professional support to the University Controller.


    • Supervises and directs the operation and proper maintenance of all accounting functional areas. 
    • Assists departments with the resolution of accounting issues. 
    • Manages the preparation of all interim and year-end financial statement reporting, as well as special reporting on budgets, capital reserves and performance.
    • Assists with Annual Audit process.
    • Assists University Controller with special projects
    • Supervises the preparation of all governmental forms and reports as required.
    • Provides back up support to Accounts Payable Manager and Student Accounts Manager

    Required Skills

    • Working knowledge of computerized financial systems, preferably Banner, is required.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles is required.
    • Must have demonstrated experience with financial statement and report preparation.
    • Must possess effective oral communication, writing, organizational, analytical, problem solving, supervisory, and group leadership skills.
    • Ability to use Microsoft Excel at a highly proficient level is required.
    • Individual must be able to handle sensitive, confidential information in a mature, professional manner.

    Required Experience

    Minimum: 4 years of experience in management accounting. Preferred: Experience in higher education or a large not-for-profit organization

    Required Education

    Minimum of a bachelor’s degree with a major in accounting or business administration required. CPA or CMA required.

    Additional Information

    • Must be able to work in a sitting position at a computer for extended periods of times. 
    • This is a 1.0 FTE, 12 months per year position. 


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