Cashier/Accounting Assistant (004723), International House, 27518
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Application Review Date The First Review Date for this job is: 08.21.2019
Departmental Overview International House is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit, self-supporting residential and community-oriented program center located in the southeast foothills of the Berkeley Campus. Since its founding in 1930 with a gift from John D. Rockefeller, Jr., it has housed more than 90,000 residents including two Governors of California and eight Nobel Prize laureates. Its mission is to foster intercultural respect and understanding among people throughout the world across cultural, economic, and ethnic lines. I-House provides nearly 1,100 students and scholars from the United States and around the world with an opportunity to live and learn together. I-House's rich array of programs serves the residents, the campus and local community
Under the direction of the Director of Business and Finance, the Cashier/Accounting Assistant will maintain the cashier window hours in order to collect resident room and board fees, and reconcile daily receipts for bank deposits.
Collect and process deposits from other departments (Programs, RSC, and Events) when necessary.
Provide Sales Contracts and invoices data and refunds to the accounting department for proper recording,
Cross-train and serve as backup Cashier as needed.
Reconcile cash register reports on a shift basis and reconcile sales on a shift basis, working with the supervisor on duty to properly note the sales of the shift.
2-4 years of progressive Accounting and cashiering knowledge base
Knowledge in Fundamental Accounting principles
BA in Business Administration or Accounting desired.
How to Apply Please submit your cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.
Conviction History Background This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
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