Jul 21, 2020

Account/Account Manager

  • Houghton Academy
  • 9790 Thayer Street, Houghton, NY, USA
Full time Accounting Banking Finance General Business Purchasing-Procurement

Job Description

Houghton Academy is seeking a motivated business minded individual to team with an experienced CFO to create a best practice Business Office. We have an immediate opening for a deeply committed individual looking for more than just a job. This position offers the right individual the opportunity to use their gifts to make a significant contribution in a historic independent Christian international boarding school with more than 138 years serving international and domestic boarding and day students. Located in upstate New York, Houghton Academy offers a quiet and serene setting in a college town enriched with students from across the United States and the world.

Qualifications include:

  • a commitment to Christian education
  • team player with a servant heart
  • organized, accurate, efficient, confidential and attentive to detail
  • ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • analytic, problem solver with a strong work ethic
  • knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAPP)
  • proficient in or ability to quickly learn MS Office, Quickbooks and other business software


Typical comprehensive accounting and business operation tasks: A/R, A/P, profit and loss statements, budgets, financial aid processes, expense reports, payroll, HR/functions/benefits, insurance, tax and government reporting, audit prep, auxiliary operations, data management, petty cash, reconciliations, credit cards, bank accounts and boarding program records.

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