Position Description
Press Columbia University Press
Assistant Manager, Finance


Manages one staff accountant and is responsible for all duties related to Royalties, Invoicing, Bank Reconciliations, Cash Receipts and Credit and Collections.  Also responsible for a number of complex accounting duties relating to journal entries, month end closings and balance sheet reconciliations and analysis.  The Assistant Manager, Finance reports directly to the Finance Manager and also assists with the development of automated processes to enhance the effectiveness of the Finance Department. 

Minimum Qualifications

3-5 years related experience required. Bachelor’s degree and /or equivalent related experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

Computer software knowledge: Proficiency in Microsoft suite including Excel, Word. Acumen accounting system a plus

Additional position specific qualifications

Incumbent must be able to work in a deadline driven environment with demonstrated ability to juggle and prioritize multiple, competing tasks and demands and to seek supervisory assistance as appropriate.

Physical Demands/Working Conditions

Intermittent physical activity including bending, reaching and prolonged periods of sitting.

Incumbent may be required to work extended period of time at a computer monitor and keyboard

To apply for this positon please go to:  https://careers.columbia.edu/  and search for job #502255

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