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Accounting Associate


Trinity, a comprehensive university in the nation’s capital, seeks an Accounting Associate who will be part of a dynamic team in the office of Business Affairs.  This position will report directly to the Associate VP of Finance and Controller. Trinity emphasizes excellence and innovation in teaching and learning across a full range of liberal arts and professional disciplines in undergraduate and graduate education.   As such, we are looking for someone who enjoys a challenge, who understands and will support Trinity’s mission, is able to prioritize when faced with several important deadlines, and most importantly works well in a team environment.    This is the ideal opportunity for an entry level person who is willing to learn the inner workings of an accounting department.

Job Description:

This position will be responsible for day to day accounting functions that will include but are not limited to the following: accounts receivable, reconciling student accounts, cash receipts, staffing cashier, monitoring payment plans, data entry, processing payments, respond to internal and external customer phone and email requests, will work with management to ensure departments window coverage, will act as a back-up for the accounting intern. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to work the hours of 9:00 am to 6:00 pm or 10:00 am to 7:00 pm during the weekdays and 8:00 am to 2:00 pm on Saturdays
  • One year of experience in an accounting office or similar, preferred (not required)

 Candidates should email a cover letter and resume to:

 Please enter:  ”Accounting Associate” in the subject line.

Trinity is an Affirmative Action/Equal Access/Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to the
achievement of excellence and diversity among its students, faculty and staff. Trinity is
committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive community and strongly encourages all
qualified individuals to apply.

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