Northwood University
Job Description
Accountant will oversee day to day function of the business office providing leadership, supervision, and direction in the area of student accounts receivable.
  • Reconcile general accounts
  • Process journal entries
  • Verify Post financial aid
  • Calculate and process refunds
  • Maintain compliance with federal, state, and Department of Education regulations
  • Collection of delinquent accounts
  • Provide resources for student and parent needs
  • Manage student receivables
  • General accounting duties within Accounting Department
  • Establish strong working relationship between financial aid and registrar offices
  • Meet required deadlines
  • Role Leader
  • Running an efficient, well-supervised office
  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting
  • Thorough understanding of financial aid and student record regulations
  • Demonstrated excellent customer service skills
  • Proven supervisory success
  • Preferred working knowledge of Ellucian’s Colleague System
  • Critical thinking and decision making abilities
Northwood University has an institutional philosophy which emphasizes free enterprise in a context of limited government and individual responsibility. The ideal candidate will have a strong attraction to the mission and core values of Northwood University. Applicants are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the University’s outcomes at
Competitive benefits package available including health, dental, and life insurance; retirement benefits; generous leave plan; flex spending plan; and tuition benefits for employee and family.

Please apply online at EOE

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