Job Location:
CSN – North Las Vegas Campus

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Job Description

Position Summary:

The part-time Associate Controller reports to the Senior Associate Vice President /Controller and is responsible for job duties related to financial reporting and year-end audits. This includes, but is not limited to, analyzing complex financial data, completing account reconciliations, preparing schedules for annual financial statements and audits, and providing analysis and recommendations regarding the implementation of applicable GASB pronouncements.



Full-Time Equivalent 


Required Attachment(s)

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, business, or finance, or closely related field from a regionally accredited college/university; OR equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Five years of full-time financial accounting experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two or more years of full-time accountant experience in higher education financial accounting and reporting.

  • More than one year of full-time working experience with Workday financial system.

The duties, knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Ability to prepare and analyze annual financial statements and related schedules required by the auditors.

  • Knowledge and understanding of and ability to research and interpret GAAP and GASB.

  • Working knowledge of fund accounting in higher education.

  • Working knowledge of month-end and year-end closing.

  • Demonstrated ability to perform essential job functions effectively in a virtual work environment.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, with advanced skills in Excel.

  • Proficiency in use of ERP systems common to higher education institutions, such as Workday, Banner, or Oracle.

  • Effective written and verbal communication.

Posting Close Date


Note to Applicant

Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications. The search committee will use this information during the initial review of application materials.  

All document(s) must be received by 11:59 p.m. the day prior to the closing date posted on the job announcement.

This position may require that a criminal background check be conducted on the candidate(s) selected for hire.  

As part of the hiring process, applicants for positions in the Nevada System of Higher Education may be required to demonstrate the ability to perform job-related tasks.  

Schedules are subject to change based on organizational needs.  

CSN is responsive to serving the educational needs of a diverse and ever-changing community. CSN employs only U.S. citizens and aliens authorized to work in the U.S. CSN does not sponsor aliens applying for faculty, professional staff, or management positions (H-1B Visas) in the absence of exceptional circumstances as defined by the USCIS.