Job: Accounts Specialist III

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Jobing Description

Position ID: 119403
Position Type: Full-Time Support
External Position: Yes

The Accounts Specialist III is mainly responsible for managing the activities related to contracts and grants awarded to the College by federal, state, local and private grantors.

  • Manages College contracts & grant programs throughout the life of the programs; including but not limited to, establishes new accounts; monitors budget and actual spending; end of month accounting closing work; processes billings, reports, and cost transfers; prepares account reconciliations and analysis, and close out accounts
  • Provides support to faculty and staff with any issues related to the post-award financial functions
  • Performs other duties as assigned

    Skills / Requirements

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent from a regionally accredited institution and four (4) years of successful accounting experience; or Associates degree and two (2) years of related experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of College organization, goals and objectives, and policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of accounting and the ability to apply this knowledge to work situations
  • Knowledge of the laws, rules and regulations concerning financial record keeping
  • Ability to keep complex records, to assemble and organize data
  • Ability to supervise employees
  • Ability to express one's self clearly orally and in writing
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees or organization
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
  • Ability to prepare complete and accurate accounting statements



    Miami Dade College
    Employment Department
    11011 SW 104 Street
    Kendall, FL 33176
    (305) 237-2559


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