Staff Accountant II | Moraine Valley Community College

Posted on Feb 14, 2023 and will remain open until filled.

Moraine Valley Community College, a premiere institution, is one of the largest community colleges in the state of Illinois. Moraine Valley exemplifies a culture of excellence, collaboration, respect and innovation.


 The Staff Accountant II will work with the Controller in analyzing and providing internal and external financial data for the College. Responsible for preparing bank reconciliations, journal entries, budget transfers, and financial reporting for the College. The Staff Accountant II will also monitor the College’s credit card and daily cash activity along with reconciling various general ledger accounts. The Staff Accountant II is dedicated to the learning college concepts by developing programs and facilitating activities that promote student success and lifelong learning.


Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and 2 to 4 years of accounting and/or auditing experience required--preferably in public schools, colleges, local government or not-for-profit organizations.   

  • Knowledge of governmental accounting practices and procedures.
  • Above average verbal and written communication skills.
  • Above average organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel programs.
  • Experience with computerized accounting systems.
  • Above average computer skills.
  • Must be able to interact with departmental personnel.
  • Must be able to interact professionally with all levels of administrative staff and outside agency personnel.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Work experience with governmental or fund accounting within higher education or other type of governmental agency. Experience with Ellucian Colleague

General Hours: Monday – Friday; 8:00 am – 5:15 pm

Moraine Valley Community College


9000 W. College Parkway
Palos HillsIL  60465
United States

How to apply


Questions: or 708-974-5704

Benefits include generous vacation days, sick leave, personal days, extended holidays, exceptional health insurance plans, SURS retirement, 403b, tuition reimbursement, and much more. Moraine values great employees.  Learn more:

Moraine Valley Community College
Staff Accountant II
Palos Hills, IL

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