Original Job Posting
Educational Financial Services (EFS) is responsible for financial accounting, planning and reporting for the Secretariat for Catholic Education, the Secondary School System and the Schools of Special Education.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from an accredited university.
Minimum of four (4) years of progressive successful experience in accounting or financial management. Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics SL desired; must be exceptionally proficient in Microsoft Excel and Power Point. Must possess strong analytical and accounting skills. Must be able to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline driven environment. Excellent verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently and as part of a team and take on new tasks with high level of difficulty.
Reports to: Assistant Chief Financial Officer for Accounting
Reviews budgets submitted by high schools and assists schools with management and forecasting activities;
Ensures that schools follow policies and procedures and that financial records are maintained in compliance with generally accepted accounting principles;
Makes certain that all financial reporting deadlines are met;
Investigates and resolves accounting discrepancies and irregularities;
Evaluates and advises on school business operations including revenue and expenditure trends, financial commitments and future revenues;
Collects and analyzes financial information submitted by the high schools to recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures, provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to school business and financial problems;
Reviews and assists in accounting and documentation of temporarily and permanently restricted funds in the high schools;
Responds to accounting questions submitted by the school personnel and board members;
Coordinates the training of high school accountants and school finance committee members;
Represents Educational Financial Services at school level meetings, preparing and making presentations;
Coordinates the examinations and reports required by external auditors; and
Performs other duties as assigned by the CFO, Assistant CFOs and Director of Budget and Financial Analysis.
222 North 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA
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