Staff Accountant

The Cooper Institute (CI) is seeking a staff accountant to oversee accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll.


• Weekly and monthly processing of accounts payable and accounts receivable

• Payroll and benefits processing, compliance, and accruals/analyses

• Process cash receipts

• Bank account and balance sheet reconciliations

• Assist in the month-end close process

• Review accounts payable invoices and expense reports for accuracy, compliance, and proper coding

• Compiling support for annual audit

• Assist with special projects as needed


• Associates degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school, preferably in accounting

• Minimum 2 years of general accounting experience or equivalent combination or education and experience

• Strong Excel skills

• Preferred experience with project reporting

• Experience with FundEZ and/or Paycom, a plus