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Kansas State University
Riley County
Posted: 01/18/2023
Accounting Manager

Accounting Manager

Department: 3670010040 Agronomy

Job no: 514481

Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified – Term)

Location: Manhattan, Kansas

Worksite: On-site requirement

Categories: Administrative / Professional, Business / Accounting / Finance, Agronomy

Pay Grade: 09A

About This Role:

The Agronomy Department at Kansas State University is looking for an Accounting Manager to lead accounting operations, including account payables and receivables, purchasing, and inventory. Coordinate state and federal fiscal year end activities, and approve payment/financial documents. Work with Faculty in budgeting and expenditure of state, federal, restricted fee, and KSU Foundation funds. Collaborate with Budget/Fiscal Coordinator to manage sponsored project post award activities. Hire, train and supervise accounting office staff. Coordinate and present purchasing, BPC, travel and asset management trainings to department Faculty and Staff.

Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit: https://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits/overview/

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the https://www.k-state.edu/about/community.html

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

• B.S. degree and 3-5 years of relevant experience. This position may use an educational equivalency.

Preferred Qualifications:

• B.S. degree in Accounting, Business Management, or related field.

• 3-5 years of experience with KSU accounts payable, accounts receivable, basic accounting activities, and supervision.

• Completion of KSU Supervisory Foundations training, or completion within six months of employment.

• Training and experience with Microsoft Office, KSU Financial Information System, and QuickBooks accounting software.

• Knowledge and experience with KSU purchasing and payment procedures.

• Ability to work independently and efficiently.

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

• Letter of interest

• Resume

• Contact information of three professional references

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until position is filled. For best consideration, apply by January 23, 2023.

Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:

$45,642 – $55,642 annually. Salary commensurate with experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

Advertised: Jan 12, 2023

Application Closes: Open until filled

To apply, visit https://apptrkr.com/3799078