The Accounting Associate III position provides administrative, fiscal management duties and clerical support for the Bobcat Club, athletics sports programs and departments within the Athletic Department. Under the supervision of the Associate Athletic Director for Business Operations the accounting associate works in close collaboration with the MSU Foundation, functions as a first point of contact with excellent customer service skills for a diverse group of internal and external constituents, thrives in a fast paced, dynamic environment and has an exemplary eye for accuracy and detail, and can perform all duties and responsibilities while maintaining a positive and professional attitude.
Progressively responsible experience in accounting or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Demonstrated in-depth understanding of accounting procedures, to gather, analyze and summarize data and make recommendations.
Demonstrated competence managing, monitoring, and reconciling fiscal records.
Possess excellent written communication and customer service skills to effectively communicate with employees, students and the public in person, over the phone and by email.
Demonstrated competence organizing and prioritizing multiple work assignments, meeting deadlines, and exercising adaptability to changing priorities while maintaining a positive, effective, and professional attitude.
Demonstrated competence using personal computers and various software such as Word processing, Excel, Database, Powerpoint, Outlook, and Internet.
A member of the Big Sky Conference, NCAA Division I (Football Championship division) offering 15 sports (M/W Basketball, M/W Cross Country, Indoor & Outdoor Track, Golf (W), Football, Volleyball (W), M/W Tennis, M/W Skiing). Located in Bozeman, MT.