The Accounting Technician I in the Gift Accounting Office records gifts and pledges into the Banner Advancement System, with careful attention to detail including donor identification, gift designations, matching gift records, pledges, on-line gift transactions, etc. Attention must be given to the gift vehicle (checks, securities) and the way they are transmitted (direct from donor, from donor-advised funds, payroll deduction from place of employment, etc.). Related duties include record keeping of entered transactions, communication with development staff regarding donor and gift questions, and communication with the controller’s office regarding revenue accounts, reconciliation and gift entry procedures. The Accounting Technician I assists with campaign and non-campaign pledge entry, gift and pledge adjustments, recording gift revenue from events and auctions, and liaison to broker for mutual fund and securities transfers.
Proficient in MS Excel, MS Word and Banner. Exceptional organizational skills, effective oral and written communication skills, strong analytical and problem solving skills with keen attention to detail. Experience in advancement services in higher education.
Please apply at: Lafayette College, Office of Human Resources, 12 Markle Hall, Easton, PA 18042 http://apply.interfolio.com/43892
It is the College’s intention to fill job vacancies from within the College before hiring new employees, providing employees are available with the necessary qualifications. Internal candidates who make application within 3 working days following the posting, will be considered first. Applications from candidates not currently employed by the College will only be considered if there is no qualified internal applicant.