Accountant – St. Xavier High School, Cincinnati OH

St. Xavier High School

Career Opportunity: Accountant – St. Xavier High School – Cincinnati, OH
Are you an account professional with sharp attention to detail eager to use your knowledge and experience to make a positive impact? Do you have a focus on collaboration and fulfilling the mission of an organization? If you answered yes, we want to speak to you!

We offer Very Competitive Pay & Benefits’ Package; Generous PTO Policies. Pay will be based on years of accounting experience.

As the Accountant with St. Xavier High School, you will assist in establishing a new endowment fund procedure, record and maintain each fund’s share of the invested endowment pool, review open tuition receivable accounts, including collection efforts and provide recommendations to the CFO for accounts to be reserved or written off.
In addition, you will perform responsibilities such as:

  • Prepares, maintains, and reconciles fundraising activities to the general ledger.
  • Transfers cash between funds and posts related journal entries.
  • Resolves issues that may span multiple areas.
  • Assists controller with fund accounting year-end closure process.
  • Recommends proper accounting for new restricted gifts.
  • Provides Advancement Office with restricted spending reports as necessary.
  • Prepares reconciliations and other supporting documents for annual audit.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related highly preferred.
  • Five years’ Accounting experience.
  • Experience with Accounting Software (SAGE).
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Excel.
  • Previous fund accounting experience preferred.
  • Not for Profit Accounting Experience.
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills.

St. Xavier High School, founded in 1831, is a Catholic college preparatory school for young men conducted by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Students enrolled at St. Xavier reside in all areas of greater Cincinnati, including norther Kentucky and southeastern Indiana.  Our mission is to assist young men in their formation as leaders and Men for Others through rigorous college preparation in the Jesuit tradition.

To learn more about our organization, please visit our website:
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This is a full-time role working 12 months of the year with a schedule of 8am – 4pm. Apply today! Employer is EOE/M/F/D/V.

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