Accounting Technician

Accounting Technician


Blue Ridge Community College
180 West Campus Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731
Phone: 828-694-1700

Job Location

Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock, North Carolina; Henderson County.


Grade 7 / $33,590 - $50,385


Standard Benefits Package

Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Friday, May 15, 2020
Closes: Friday, May 29, 2020

Target Start Date

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Expected Work Hours


Reports to

Vice President for Advancement

Employment Type

Full-Time Position

Minimum Qualifications

Come Join Our Team!

Blue Ridge Community College is currently seeking applications for an Accounting Technician. The Accounting Technician will be responsible for functions related to nonprofit accounting as well as accounting support for the marketing department. This includes, but is not limited to, processing accounts payable, including data entry, spreadsheet reconciliation, payment, and other applicable responsibilities. Execution of tasks required to perform these responsibilities will necessitate a candidate with a strong combination of both analytical and multi-tasking abilities to follow through. Must be a detail oriented, team player. This position reports to the Vice President of Advancement.

Education: Associate degree in a related field required. Bachelor’s degree is preferred.

Experience: 5-10 years of previous office experience (Foundation or other nonprofit is desirable).

Knowledge and Skills: Possess strong personal and professional integrity, effective verbal and written communication skills, excellent math skills, and a commitment to safety. Expertise in Microsoft Office Suite or similar products, College email (currently Gmail), and other computer applications associated with the position. Experience with Blackbaud’s Financial Edge NXT software is highly preferred. Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (FASB preferred). Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with persons contacted in the course of work, including donors, directors, students and co-workers. Ability to prioritize multiple assignments, adapt to changes, and follow through to complete assignments.

Physical Demands: The ability to perform all duties associated with the position including, but not limited to: lifting, prolonged standing, sitting, bending, stooping, and operating or performing work with associated tools and machines.

Blue Ridge Community College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Institution.

Job Post Contact

Teisha Baynard