Westmoreland County Community College is looking to fill a full-time Director/Accounting position for the Youngwood, PA campus. The Director/Accounting performs a variety of systems accounting duties including: preparing and reviewing financial reports, preparing accounting records, performing account analysis, and providing leadership and direction to various levels of accounting staff in payroll, accounts payable, and accounts receivable departments.
The Position requires a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in Accounting or Finance. (Master's degree preferred); five to seven years of related work experience; Knowledge of general accounting and auditing principles and practices; Experience working with an ERP system; Ability to exercise good judgment in applying and interpreting policies, procedures and regulations; Understanding and experience in implementing effective internal control measures and processes; Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel; Sound analytical, organizational and leadership skills; Excellent communication, leadership and customer-service skills; Demonstrated ability to work effectively with a diverse population, while exercising discretion and good judgment; PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA Criminal Record Check Clearance and FBI Federal Criminal History Record Clearance at employee’s expense; Basic employment verification, national criminal database search and five panel drug screen at college’s expense; Prior work performance must have met or exceeded appropriate work standards; Ability to perform the essential responsibilities/functions of this position.
About Westmoreland County Community College
Westmoreland County Community College, a two-year public college, is located in Youngwood, Pennsylvania which is 30 miles east of Pittsburgh. In addition to the Youngwood Campus, the College has eight education centers located in Westmoreland, Indiana Greene and Fayette Counties. The college offers 68 credit programs leading to the associate in arts and associate in applied science degrees, along with 14 diploma and 61 certificate programs with an enrollment of approximately 5,600 students.