Position InformationJob Posting Number S01193
Position Title Accounting Specialist IV - Center for the Arts (.95 FTE) Department Center for the Arts-1004 Job Category Staff Posting Position Type Full-Time Work Location On Campus Pay Type Hourly Salary Range
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Wesleyan University's Center for the Arts (CFA) and the Arts Production Department supports the technical and production needs of the departments of dance, music, theater and art and art history, student groups and University departments, and serves as a cultural center for the campus, Middletown and the region by presenting a wide variety of events and exhibitions ranging from student and faculty works to internationally acclaimed ensembles. The CFA works to elevate the arts as a means of teaching, learning and knowing, and to integrate the arts into all aspects of campus. Dual reporting to the Director of the CFA and the Producing Director of the Arts Production department, the Accounting Specialist is responsible for managing the fiscal and administrative functions for the Center for the Arts and Arts Production department.
This is an on-campus position located in Middletown, CT
This position is in the secretarial/clerical bargaining unit. The position works 33.25 hours per week for 52 weeks per year.
Associate's Degree and a minimum of six years of accounting related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Advanced knowledge of MS Word, Excel and database management. Previous accounting and budget tracking experience. Ability to set priorities, establish efficient procedures, multi-task, manage detailed work, and follow through with a minimum of supervision in a calm and effective manner. Demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects effectively in a fast-paced environment. Strong organizational skills. Effective communication skills.
Demonstrated commitment to work within a diverse environment and interact openly with individuals of different backgrounds.
Experience overseeing private and government grants.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Position is open until filled. For full consideration please apply by June 1, 2023 when first review of applications will begin.
All offers to external applicants are contingent on the candidate's completion of a pre-employment background check screening and computer skills assessment to the satisfaction of Wesleyan University.
Wesleyan University requires proof of COVID -19 vaccination and booster (if eligible under CDC guidelines) or an approved exemptionprior to first day of employment.
Wesleyan offers a broad range of employee benefits and development opportunities, including comprehensive group insurance plans, wellness programs and incentives, generous paid time off and retirement plans. We also offer flexible work schedules, employee and dependent tuition programs, as well as access to Wesleyan's BLS & GLS programs for those who qualify (tuition is waived for up to 2 courses a term; some fees and taxes may apply).
Detailed information on the benefits of working at Wesleyan is located at: https: // wesleyan.edu/hr/careers/prospective-resources.html.
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Accounting Specialist IV - Center for the Arts (.95 FTE)
May 25, 2023
June 01, 2023
Arts and Culture