Join Our Team: MERP Staff Accountant (4 Month Term)
Apr 4, 2013 - 5:49:05 PM
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island -
MERP is a medical school preparatory program operated
by DeVry Medical International, Inc., a subsidiary of DeVry Inc., one
of the world’s largest providers of education services. Admission
to MERP is limited exclusively to applicants of Ross University School
of Medicine (RUSM) or American University of the Caribbean School of
We invite qualified persons to apply for the position
Staff Accountant for
The Temporary Staff Accountant will oversee daily
operations in Accounts Payable, Payroll, and maintain accounting procedures,
reports, files, and controls. This position includes auditing responsibilities,
month-end analysis and reporting, and provides overall support in the
accounting and administrative services activities of the campus.
Maintains the cash disbursement cycle including recognition
recording of liabilities.
Provides local payroll support, with time entry, reconciliation
and payroll disbursement.
Maintains reimbursement of the petty cash fund.
Prepares monthly reconciliation of general ledger
month-end closing spreadsheets, journal entries, and
Audits asset accounts, expense accounts, purchasing
and payable accounts, check requests and invoices, and other financial
activities as directed by the Director of Accounting.
Assists with the preparation of budget and forecast
Assists with the accurate and timely tagging of company
Maintains campus and corporate purchasing and accounting
Completes other projects and duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform
each essential duty satisfactorily. Below are the minimum requirements
of the education, experience, knowledge, and skills required to competently
perform in this position.
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Business Administration
and 2+ years
experience in a business office environment required.
Proficient in Microsoft Office.
Must have ability to analyze/discuss data and financial
Excellent math skills desired.
Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business
periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures and governmental
Ability to write reports, business correspondence
Must be detail oriented with strong problem solving
Experience using Lawson Financial Accounting System
and ADP a plus.
Excellent verbal and written skills and the
ability to effectively communicate with all levels
of employees, clients and
the general public required.
apply, please visit our website at
your resume, or complete an online application process.
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