Southwestern Illinois College

2500 Carlyle Avenue
Belleville , IL
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Assistant Controller

Southwestern Illinois College
Belleville, IL Full time
Posted on September 21, 2017



Job ID 2263


ANNOUNCEMENT:  Southwestern Illinois College is accepting applications for the full-time administrative position of Assistant Controller.


POSITION DESCRIPTION: In accordance with the Mission and Values of Southwestern Illinois College, this position assists the Controller with the management and maintenance of effective accounting, cash management and financial reporting systems for all funds under the control of the district. Responsible for a range of accounting and financial management duties on a district-wide basis. The work involves supervisory responsibilities of the Accountants, Accounts Payable, and Accounting Technicians. Requires the use of professional judgment in the application of accounting practices.



1.      Bachelor’s degree in accounting or a related field is required. Professional training in accounting/business practices is strongly preferred.

2.      Certified Public Accountant credentials, master’s degree in a relevant discipline or equivalent community college experience required.

3.      Supervisory/management experience preferred.

4.      Proven effective communication skills required.

5.      Experience with PC-based accounting systems and spreadsheet/database application required. PeopleSoft finance experience preferred.

6.      Community college or higher education experience preferred.

7.      Experience with or knowledge of governmental or fund accounting preferred.

8.      Must pass criminal background screening.


SALARY$60,000 - $65,000


WORK LOCATIONBelleville Campus


APPLICATION DEADLINEThis position will remain open until filled.



College transcripts are required.

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