Accounting Manager

Kaskaskia College - Centralia, IL (30+ days ago)4.3


Accounting Manager

Kaskaskia College is seeking applicants for an Accounting Manager. This position is responsible for managing the daily operations of the Business Office through monitoring and analyzing accounting data, producing reports, and establishing and enforcing proper accounting methods, controls, policies and principles. Some of the essential functions include but are not limited to; directing the operations of the business office and any outsourced functions of all legal entities within the College, especially the control system, transaction-processing operations and policies and procedures which includes the following functional areas; grant reporting, Foundation accounting, accounts payable, payroll, budgeting, general ledger and records retention and disposal. This position is responsible for multiple critical functions including but not limited to; preparing the College budget, project accounting, supervising external audits, and attending Board of Trustees or Foundation meetings to present information and respond to questions.

This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a closely related field. Other requirements of the role include but are not limited to; strong knowledge of accounting methods, theory, best practice and standards, and four years of progressively more responsible financial and/or accounting positions including two years of management level experience. Preferred candidates would also have CPA credentials and grant accounting experience.

This is a full time position that is benefit eligible.

To receive consideration, applicants must submit a cover letter describing how qualifications meet the position criteria, along with a resume, copy of college transcripts (if applicable), and official Kaskaskia College employment application along with any other qualifying credentials to the address below. The official employment application can be accessed at All applicants being considered for hire will be required to submit to a pre-employment background investigation, including a criminal record check.

Kaskaskia College

Director of Human Resources

RE: Accounting Manager #FT05222018

27210 College Road

Centralia, IL 62801

As an AA/EEO employer Kaskaskia College is interested in receiving applications from individuals who would enhance the diversity of the College. A full job description is available at

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $55,000.00 to $65,000.00 /year


  • Accounting: 4 years
  • management level: 2 years


  • Bachelor's