Staff Accountant

Franklin University is seeking a Staff Accountant to work with information related to the general ledger and financial records. Duties for this position will include identifying and retrieving daily cash needs, reconciliation of bank accounts, maintaining official accounting records in conformance with GAAP and higher education standards, preparing and posting monthly journal entries, financial statements and account analysis. This person will work with the Assistant Director of Accounting on various projects to assure the timely and accurate effectiveness of the office.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills, detail-oriented, and possess the ability to multitask and prioritize work in a fast paced environment. Strong computer skills, including expertise in Microsoft Excel is a must.  A bachelor's degree with three to four years relevant accounting experience required.

Founded in 1902 and based in Columbus, Ohio, Franklin University is busy executing a strategic plan to expand educational opportunity to ever greater numbers of students across the country and around the world. Franklin currently offers 37 undergraduate majors and nine graduate programs and teaches classes at five locations in Ohio and a location in Indianapolis, as well as online. In addition, Franklin’s MBA Program is offered internationally through agreements with institutions in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia.

Franklin offers a competitive benefits package, incentive program, free parking, free undergraduate tuition for employees and immediate family members and graduate tuition assistance for full-time employees and immediate family members.

To apply, please visit to complete the application for the Staff Accountant position and attach a copy of your resume.

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