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Metro ECSU Employment Opportunities

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Position Available: 

Bookkeeper

Join the team at Metro ECSU!  We are a regional service cooperative working primarily with schools and districts. Our mission is to provide members with educational services and cooperative purchasing opportunities that help them reach their goals. We develop training opportunities and student enrichment programs to help educators and students. We have been doing this work since 1976. We are a small organization of approximately 35 very friendly staff. Our offices are located in Arden Hills, just south of 694. Staff have access to walking trails and lovely scenery.  Our accountant and bookkeeper have been here for a total of over 45 years, this position is open due to a retirement. The person hired for this position will become part of a great team whose focus is providing financial support for Metro ECSU, with the opportunity to help our organization move into a new E-finance system. Their responsibilities include:

  • Processing bi-monthly payroll and tax deposits as well as quarterly payroll reports
  • Maintain HR records for staff including but not limited to medical, dental, LTD, life insurance, flex spending account enrollment and maintenance, employee pension and TSA deductions
  • Processing accounts receivable
  • Processing accounts payable

Qualifications required: 

  • Associate’s Degree in accounting or bookkeeping or two years pf previous related experience
  • Effective interpersonal communication skills in a variety of situations
  • Demonstrated ability to work positively and professionally with others
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Possess sound decision- making skills and the ability to multi-task.
  • Excellent client service skills

Salary Range:  Dependent upon qualifications
Application Guidelines:
Send cover letter, 3 letters of professional reference, and resume to: Susan Frame, susan.frame@metroecsu.org on or before January 31, 2019.
Please direct questions concerning salary and benefits to:  Julie Frame,  Julie.frame@metroecsu.org

Metro Educational Service Cooperative is a an Equal Opportunity Employer


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