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Accounting Associate/Accounting Department

Posted: 05/02/2021

Accounting Associate/Accounting Department Western Illinois University Work Department: Accounting Class Title/Code: Accounting Associate (5000) Effective Date: Apr 28, 2021 Responsibilities: Employees at this level perform professional-level accounting duties under administrative direction • Perform professional-level accounting work on both appropriated and grant accounts • Assists with financial and compliance audits and reports • Manage or assist in the management of account reporting systems • Resolves complex accounting problems • Provides technical advice to constituents • Keep track of regulatory changes, advising administration on appropriate action Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with a major in Accountancy or a related field AND two (2) years of professional level accounting experience. OR Possession of current registration as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Management Accountant, or a valid license to practice Public Accounting (LPA). OR Master's degree in Accountancy or a related field. Starting Salary: $3368/month Application Deadline: May 12, 2021 Employment - Information & Instructions Complete an Employment Application online. Submit supplemental application materials, including copies of official academic transcripts and a current resume, via email to All application materials, including completed application, transcripts, and resume, are due in the WIU Human Resources Office no later than 4:30 p.m. the day of the application deadline. Western Illinois University is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity employer with a strong commitment to diversity and a non-discrimination policy that includes sex, race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, or veteran status. For questions regarding the application process, please contact: Human Resources Office Sherman Hall 105 1 University Circle Macomb, IL 61455 Phone: (309) 298-1971 ext. 1 Fax: (309) 298-2300 Email: Open: Monday – Friday; 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. To apply, please visit:

Education: Bachelors Degree