Deadline Open until filled

Start Date TBD

Hours 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday (occasional evenings & weekends)


Full-Time; Non-Teaching Professioanal; Grade 8

Duties and Responsibilities: General financial services and accounting functions (see below):

  • Accounts Receivable: review and ensure proper timing and application of revenue recognition rules
  • Accounts Payable: review all disbursements for College and Foundation, 1099-M preparation / filing
  • Cash Management: prepare cash flow projections, monitor cash positions, monitor safekeeping limits, transfer funds, perform drawdowns from GAPS G5 system, and review bank reconciliations
  • Balance Sheet Management: review trial balance and prepare monthly financial reports for the Board
  • Closeout of College Records: prepare and review journal entries, accruals, oversee monthly and year-end closeout of financial records, close accounts to fund balances, and roll forward beginning balances
  • JALC Foundation: review Foundation accounting on a quarterly and year-end basis, review 990 tax form
  • Internal Controls: implement controls and ensure College assets are adequately safeguarded
  • Financial Reporting: ensure prepared in accordance with policies and with general accounting practices
  • Grant Billing: provide review, monitor reimbursement cycles, and prepare schedule of federal awards
  • Fixed Assets: maintain module in College’s ERP system and perform depreciation functions
  • Construction Project Accounting: track construction expenses by funding source and by project
  • Internal Audit Procedures: develop and implement to ensure continued successful financial audits
  • Audit: work with external auditors to facilitate annual examination of financial records, workpapers
  • Debt Management: assist with issuance and track repayment schedules on existing bonds or certificates
  • Supervision/Evaluation: Associate Director of Revenue, Grant Staff Accountant, Accounts Payable Clerk
  • Analysis: prepare comparative financial and statistical information as requested
  • Indirect Cost Rate: assist with preparation of application for indirect rate on grant agreements
  • Request for Proposals: assist with RFP processes as needed such as for Banking and Audit proposals
  • Other Reporting: Bond Arbitrage, Industrial Appraisal, HLC Financial Ratios, EZ Audit, Federal Clearinghouse, IPEDS data system report required to participate in federal financial aid programs
  • CPA designation must be kept current; serve on College committees as assigned; other duties as assigned


Require's a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field; Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation; four years of acceptable accounting experience, along with general supervisory skills; Master’s degree in business administration; accounting experience in a public organization using fund accounting is preferred.


$63,704 - $79,630 (salary commensurate with education and experience per salary schedule)

How to apply

If you are interested in this position, please submit a Non-Teaching Professional application (PDF) and un-official transcripts. Once you have completed your application please hand deliver or mail it to the address listed below.

John A. Logan College
Office of Human Resources Room C116
700 Logan College Road
Carterville, IL 62918