Design and complete an intensive annual audit cycle for programs and internal controls of the Partners for Education department as approved by the College’s Vice President for Finance, General Counsel, and the Audit Committee of the Board of Trustees in consultation with the College’s Administrative Committee.
Education required to ensure success in this position: • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in accounting or related field.
Experience required to ensure success in this position: • Minimum two years’ experience; three to five years’ experience is preferred. • Proficient in Microsoft Excel. • Excellent interpersonal skills, diplomacy, ability to develop positive working relationships. • Willingness to participate in continuing education.
Special skills, knowledge, and abilities: • Knowledge of federal grant processes and requirements; • Interact with integrated computerized financial system (experience with Ellucian’s Banner Finance module preferred); • Work independently and collaboratively; • Establish priorities; • Work under pressure of deadlines, and excellent follow-up skills; • Operate various office equipment; • Work hours necessary to successfully complete duties of position. License, certification, or registration necessary: • Certified Internal Auditor or Certified Public Accountant, preferred
Physical requirements: • Some sedentary work in office. • Ability to travel to eastern Kentucky; some overnight travel may be required.
Environmental conditions: • Most work is in an interactive office environment • Field audits will require travel to eastern Kentucky and may necessitate working outside. Ability to operate the following vehicles or equipment: • Standard office equipment: computer, calculator, printers, fax machine, copier • A valid driver’s license is required.
About Berea College
Higher Education Institution located in Berea, KY
BACK TO TOP
The mission of the University Risk Management and Insurance Association is to advance the discipline of risk management
in higher education.