Description Vanderbilt University has an exciting opportunity for an Accounting Assistant III to join the Center for Technology Transfer & Commercialization. The CTTC provides professional commercialization services to the Vanderbilt community, with a goal to help drive innovative technologies from Vanderbilt labs to the market. The main focus of this position will be to assume responsibility for varied and highly complex duties involving the use of accounting practices and requiring the exercise of judgment in selecting and applying guidelines. Many duties involve access and use of confidential information. For more information about the CTTC: http://cttc.co/ Key Functions and Expected Performances: Prepare journal entries. create center numbers and assign account numbers with supervision trace transactions and reconcile accounts, including simple bank accounts prepare adjustment documents using Vanderbilt accounting standards as directed by supervisor using Financial Management account and center guidelines Review input data for computer. reviewed accurately completed in a timely manner based on Financial Management guidelines Prepare routine financial statements and data. may create spreadsheets with minor supervision as needed by project using Vanderbilt accounting standards as directed by supervisor completed in a timely manner based on Financial Management and University statement calendars May handle cash and negotiable instruments. using Vanderbilt accounting standards for cash procedures in conjunction with Financial Management and University guidelines accounted for accurately May create spreadsheets with minor supervision as needed by project.
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